Trail of antifreeze lead officers to suspect in a traffic accident
A trail of antifreeze led Park City police officers to a suspect in a hit-and-run traffic accident.
The Police Department at 12:15 a.m. received a report of the accident on the 1800 block of Kearns Boulevard. They then discovered the antifreeze and tracked the suspect.
The police say that, at 12:37 a.m., they found the suspect vehicle.
A tow truck was called and the suspect was contacted, the police said.
Other incidents reported to the Police Department last week included:
On Sunday, Sept. 17 at 11:32 p.m., a domestic-violence incident was reported in Park City.
The police found three toddlers without a parent nearby on the 1900 block of Park Avenue at 5:23 p.m. An officer located the toddlers’ fathers but the Police Department indicated that the incident would be referred to state officials for further investigation.
At 4:15 p.m., the police received a complaint that a skateboard was stolen at the skate park at City Park. The police were unable to locate a suspect.
A hit-and-run traffic accident was reported on the 1400 block of Munchkin Road at 5:05 p.m.
The Police Department received a report at 11:25 a.m. that someone possibly shot a deer without the proper permit. The alleged poaching was reported from the 2600 block of Eagle Cove Drive.
An officer at 3:26 a.m. gave a person who was drunk a ride to a nearby house. The police picked the person up on the 400 block of Main Street.
The Police Department reported that a woman, who the authorities say was possibly drunk, was taken to a hospital. She was found at 1:37 a.m. on the 400 block of Main Street.
On Saturday, Sept. 16 at 6:17 p.m., the police received a complaint that someone skipped paying a gasoline tab on the 1600 block of Bonanza Drive. Dispatchers left a message on the suspect’s voice mail. A credit-card machine was reportedly broken at the gas station, the police said. Another gas skip was reported at the same place at 1 p.m.
On Friday, Sept. 15 at 3:28 p.m., a dog reportedly bit a person on the 700 block of Main Street.
On Thursday, Sept. 14 at 6:11 p.m., the police arrested a person in Park City on a domestic-violence charge.
On Wednesday, Sept. 13 at 11:21 a.m., the police received a complaint that fuel caps used in construction equipment were removed from the 700 block of Saddle View Way. The police said the case is a misdemeanor theft involving more than $200.
At 11:17 a.m., the police received a complaint that an ex-girlfriend went to a business in Prospector and assaulted a person.
The police at 12:05 a.m. received a complaint that a woman walking at the intersection of Main Street and 4th Street was possibly drunk and with a small child. The police were unable to locate the person.
On Tuesday, Sept. 12 at 8:02 p.m., the police responded to a domestic fight in Park City. Officers arrested a man and took him to jail, the police said.
At 7:15 p.m., the police received a complaint that someone left a gas station on the 1600 block of Bonanza Drive without paying a $25.12 gasoline tab.
On Monday, Sept. 11 at 7:29 p.m., a hiker was reported missing on the 1900 block of Iron Canyon Court. The person, though, later returned to their vehicle.
At 1:07 p.m., the police conducted checks on 14 people at the skateboard park who officers suspected might be skipping school. The police discovered that they were working on a school project.
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