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Police Blotter

Officers called after construction waste put into Clean Up bin

The Park City Police Department on Sunday, May 16 received a complaint about three men dumping construction waste into one of the giant trash bins City Hall set out for the annual Clean Up program.

The report was made at 3:14 p.m. from the bin placed at Rotary Park. The person who witnessed the three men confronted them, the police were told. The men said they were not contractors.

City Hall prohibits contractors from using the bins for construction waste.

The Clean Up program, held annually, was scheduled to end on Tuesday.

Other incidents reported to the Police Department last week included:

On Sunday, May 16 at 11:33 p.m., the police received a report of a puppy wandering off from a residence on Moray Court. It left and then did not return, the police were told.

Someone called the police from the area of Gold Dust Lane and the Rail Trail reporting bottle rockets being set off. The police received the call at 9:34 p.m.

The police received a call at 6:08 p.m. about someone reportedly driving an all-terrain vehicle wildly in the vicinity of Sidewinder Drive and Buffalo Bill Drive.

At 3:14 p.m., the police were told three men were dumping construction waste in one of the trash bins City Hall set out for the annual Clean Up program. The person confronted the men, who said they were not contractors, according to the police. Officials bar contractors from disposing of construction material in the Clean Up bins.

Someone called the police from Saddle View Way with a complaint about a young man riding a dirt bike at excessive speeds. The rider was seen at 1:03 p.m., and the police were told he might have been riding as fast as 60 mph.

The police were called to Norfolk Avenue at 12:25 a.m., when a dog was heard barking. An officer was unable to locate the dog.

On Saturday, May 15 at 9:33 p.m., several men were reportedly seen walking through a parking lot looking into cars on the 1800 block of Sidewinder Drive. The police classified the case as suspicious.

Two people complained they lost their bikes on the 1700 block of Park Avenue sometime before 6:42 p.m. It was not clear from public police logs whether they were misplaced or possibly stolen.

The police were called to Aerie Drive at 4:21 p.m., when a large party was reported. The police indicated there were parking problems.

At 10:26 a.m., the police received a report of a ring being lost on a way to a swimming pool on the 2100 block of Park Avenue. The ring was lost sometime between noon and 1:30 p.m. the day before the report to the police.

On Friday, May 14 at 12:47 p.m., the police were told a driver hit a vehicle on Swede Alley and left. The police were told the back bumper on the passenger side was scratched. It was not clear from police logs when the vehicle was hit.

The police warned two Treasure Mountain International School students against skipping classes, with the cases, which were reported as truancies, logged at 11:57 a.m. and 12:04 p.m.

On Thursday, May 13 at 5:35 p.m., two televisions were reported as stolen from a condominium on Estates Drive.

The police were called to the 400 block of Main Street at 12:46 a.m. to intervene after two men reportedly were misbehaving in a nightclub. The two left when they were told the police had been called, according to police logs.

On Wednesday, May 12 at 6:14 p.m., a traffic accident was reported on Lucky John Drive. Police logs indicated there was damage.

Graffiti was discovered on a building on Prospector Avenue at 1:49 p.m.

A car break-in was reported at 10:01 a.m. in Prospector, with the case occurring the night before. The front passenger window was broken on the Ford Explorer, the police said. Public police logs did not list details such as whether anything was taken from inside.

On Tuesday, May 11 at 8:19 a.m. the police were told items were missing from a residence on Moray Court. The person making the report indicated a guest had recently stayed there. The police said the case was civil, not criminal, in nature.

On Monday, May 10 at 10:27 a.m., someone reported a break-in on Lowell Avenue. The police were told a back door had been used in the break-in, and someone might have slept there over the weekend.

A vehicle was reportedly broken into on the 1500 block of Snow Creek Drive at 9:33 a.m.

At 9:09 a.m., graffiti was seen behind a business on Prospector Avenue.

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