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Police Blotter


On Sunday, Sept. 13 at 12:07 p.m., someone watched a person driving a blue sports car speed and pass another vehicle on the right-hand lane. Public police logs did not provide details, including whether an officer found the driver.

The police were called to the 900 block of Park Avenue at 5:48 a.m., when someone reported some people being noisy. The police said the people were with the Park Silly Sunday Market, and they held the proper permit to be at the location.

A police officer assisted a woman as she searched for her dog on Woodside Avenue at 5:07 a.m. The dog might have been lost on nearby Empire Avenue, the police were told. The searchers were unable to find the dog.

A suspected drunken-driving case was reported at 12:51 a.m. at the Swede Alley-Heber Avenue intersection. Public police logs did not provide details.

On Saturday, Sept. 12 at 11:54 p.m., the police investigated a case after a door was found propped open on Empire Avenue. A man was found sleeping or passed out in a chair. The television was on at a high volume, the police said, and a walker was found next to the door. Public police logs did not provide details about the response.

The police were called to the 300 block of Main Street at 11:53 p.m. after a man was seen wearing a cowboy hat and pink shirt. The person refused to leave a business and caused a disturbance, the police said.

Someone on Lake View Court called the police at 8:12 p.m. telling dispatchers that a red substance with a sandy consistency was coming from the faucets. The police contacted the Water Department.

Sometime before 6:42 a.m. a deer was hit on Meadows Drive, and the police said the animal needed to be put down.

On Friday, Sept. 11 at 6:30 p.m., the police were told of a dispute at a construction site on Silver Strike Trail. The police were told a contractor fired a worker, who then mentioned tools and materials in a threatening manner, the police were told. The caller asked the police to watch the site for the night.

A 13-year-old boy was detained at 5:16 p.m. on the 1700 block of Park Avenue after trying to shoplift, the police said.

At 4:19 p.m., a woman reportedly bagged some groceries at a Park City store, but the woman then appeared to be hiding from employees in the parking lot, the police were told. It was not clear from public police logs whether the store or the police consider the case shoplifting.

At 3:01 p.m., a boy was detained on the 1700 block of Park Avenue, where he reportedly was captured shoplifting. Public police logs do not provide details.

A police officer handed out 15 coupons for Slurpees to kids on bicycles who were wearing helmets. The kids were seen at approximately 12:46 p.m. on Lucky John Drive.

On Thursday, Sept. 10 at 2:19 p.m., someone reportedly tried to pay for something on Main Street with counterfeit $20 bills. Public police logs did not provide details, including what sort of merchandise the person wanted and how the store determined the bill to be counterfeit.

The police were called to Meadows Drive at 8:43 a.m., when the department received a report of something falling out of the sky. The police said the mysterious object was a parachute, but the person who contacted the police indicated an airplane was not nearby.

On Wednesday, Sept. 9 at 1:23 p.m., a mountain bike was reportedly stolen on the 1600 block of upper Iron Horse Loop.

On Tuesday, Sept. 8 at just after 1:30 p.m., three students were reported to be truant from the Park City School District’s Learning Center.

At 12:16 p.m., a hit-and-run traffic accident that occurred the day before was reported in a parking lot on the 1300 block of Lowell Avenue. A dent was found in a passenger-side door, the police said.

On Monday, Sept. 7 at 9:07 a.m., a police officer warned someone on Sullivan Road for not having a dog on a leash. Sullivan Road is a small street on the edge of City Park.

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