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Police Blotter

More bicycles reported stolen; thieves strike garage, condominium, grocery store

The Park City Police Department received more complaints of stolen bicycles last week, continuing a series of the thefts.

The police said a bicycle was taken from the front of a garage on Cooke Drive at 5:22 a.m. on Saturday, July 12. The bike was taken within five hours of the police being informed, and the victim told the police he believed he had put it inside.

Meanwhile, on July 8 at 10:13 p.m., a bicycle was reported stolen from a condominium on the 1500 block of Park Avenue. Earlier that day, at 5:13 p.m., a bike was reported stolen from the 1000 block of Empire Avenue. An electronic music player was taken from a vehicle at the same location, the police were told.

The day before, three bikes were reported as stolen, including from a grocery store and from the 1800 block of Prospector Avenue.

Other incidents reported to the Police Department last week included:

On Sunday, July 13 at 4 a.m., someone summoned a police officer to a local clinic, where an intoxicated person was being treated.

The Police Department wrote a ticket after a car was found at 2:22 a.m. on the 700 block of Main Street. The car was towed because crews were preparing to repave that stretch of Main Street.

Someone reportedly attacked a disc jockey at 1:46 a.m. on upper Main Street. Public police logs do not provide details, including whether the episode occurred inside a nightclub or outside on Main Street. Just earlier, in what appears to be an unconnected case, the Police Department was told someone was acting disorderly on the 400 block of Main Street, which is also on upper Main Street.

At 1:14 a.m., the police say a person was found passed out on the 200 block of Main Street. An ambulance was called. He was found on a sidewalk. He was breathing, the police say.

On Saturday, July 12 at 10:22 p.m., a person reportedly was heard playing a guitar through an amplifier on the 2200 block of Sidewinder Drive. The police say the person agreed to turn the music down and then go to sleep.

The police received a complaint at 9:53 p.m. of construction machinery operating on Monarch Drive. The person told the police the machinery was disrupting his sleep.

Someone told the police at 6:55 p.m. condoms were left on windows of at least two cars parked in an underground garage on Park Avenue.

The police received a call from the 800 block of Main Street at 6:21 p.m., when what was described as a large diesel-powered truck idling. The fumes drifted to a nearby dining terrace, the police were told. The person wanted the truck moved.

Beer and soda were reported stolen at 5:35 p.m. on the 1700 block of Prospector Avenue.

Someone told the police they lost a purse on the 1600 block of Bonanza Drive at 4:33 p.m.

Sprinklers reportedly were stuck in the ‘On’ position on Oak Rim lane at 12:28 p.m. The police were told the water from the sprinklers was flooding.

The police were called at 9:52 a.m., when someone reported three vehicles parked in a driveway on Holiday Ranch Loop Road. The homeowner, though, was out of town and the cars should not be there, the police were told.

At 9:03 a.m., a hot-air balloon nearly landed on a house on Fox Glen Circle, the police were told. The balloon scared two dogs in the yard, and the caller wanted assistance from the police.

Two kids reportedly tried to steal donuts at 2:27 a.m. on the 1700 block of Park Avenue.

On Friday, July 11 at 5:28 p.m., someone told the police a purse was stolen from a car on the 1500 block of Park Avenue. Two kids were seen running from the scene, the police said.

A dog off of a leash was seen running into the road on Little Bessie Avenue at 12:26 p.m. The police said the dog chased a Police Department vehicle. The officer warned the person with the dog.

On Thursday, July 10 at 6:11 p.m., someone told the police they received a counterfeit travelers check on the 500 block of Main Street.

On Wednesday, July 9 at 7:18 a.m., the police received a complaint of a theft from a construction site on the 2300 block of Holiday Ranch Loop Road. A fire station is being built at the location.

On Tuesday, July 8 at 10 p.m., a dead deer was seen in a southbound lane of S.R. 224 near the McPolin Farm.

On Monday, July 7 at 5:51 p.m., four or five intoxicated people refused to pay a bill on the 300 block of Main Street.

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