November 15, 2006
The Park City Police Department arrested a man spotted sleeping in a car that was earlier reported stolen in Colorado.
Lt. Rick Ryan says the police received a call at about 7:30 a.m. on Friday, Nov. 10 that a person was sleeping in a car in the garage at the Marriott Summit Watch on Main Street.
Officers found the silver-colored Ford Fusion and, using the Colorado license-plate number, discovered that the car had been reported stolen in Basalt, Colo.
The police woke the man up and arrested him on a charge of possession of stolen property. Ryan says the man, who identified himself as Robert Zimney, 45, is wanted in Basalt. He says the authorities there charged him with stealing the car.
Zimney told the police that he lives on Canyons Resort Drive, in the Snyderville Basin, Ryan says.
Other incidents reported to the Police Department last week include:
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On Sunday, Nov. 12 at 7:06 p.m., a car reportedly hit a deer in the Old Town roundabout.
The police were called to the intersection of Deer Valley Drive and Bonanza Drive at 3:41 p.m., where a vehicle reportedly rolled over during a wreck. The police say that a person was taken to a hospital but the details of the injuries were not immediately known. A tow truck was summoned.
At 9:20 a.m., a vehicle accident was reported on Deer Valley Drive. The police were told that the accident occurred the night before. One car was involved, the police say, and the details of the damage were not immediately known.
The Summit County Sheriff’s Office at 6:20 a.m. informed the Police Department that a significant hole was seen in the roadway at the intersection of Silver Cloud Drive and Silver Cloud Court. The police were told that the hole measured up to six feet deep and between 20 and 30 inches wide.
Police officers intervened in what was reported as a fight on the 400 block of Main Street at 1:40 a.m. The police warned a person for disorderly conduct. Minutes later, at 1:46 a.m., a fight was reported nearby. The police say that neither side wanted to pursue charges. A little earlier that night, a third fight was reported nearby. The police say they took one person into custody who was wanted on a warrant out of Salt Lake City.
On Saturday, Nov. 11, at 10:42 p.m., the police warned a driver for not using their vehicle’s headlights. The person was warned on the 1500 block of Park Avenue.
The police warned several people at 9:02 p.m. after being summoned to the 800 block of Park Avenue, where two men were reportedly throwing snowballs at city buses.
At 2:24 a.m., the police received a complaint about two suspicious men reported on the 1300 block of Sullivan Road. A person told police that they heard a window break. An investigating officer found broken streetlights but was unable to locate a suspect, the police say.
A business was reported burglarized on the 1300 block of Snow Creek Drive at 12:32 a.m.
On Friday, Nov. 10 at 10:47 p.m., the police received a complaint that a man on a balcony on the 1900 block of Prospector Avenue tried to look into a window. The police were unable to locate a suspect.
The police at 10:56 p.m. received a complaint that a residence on the 600 block of Mellow Mountain Road had been toilet-papered.
At 8:47 p.m., the police received a complaint about a hit-and-run traffic accident at the intersection of Swede Alley and Heber Avenue. The police were unable to locate a suspect.
Some young skateboarders were warned at 5 p.m. at the skateboard park at City Park that the facility was closed. The police say that the people climbed over a locked fence to get into the park.
A truant student was reported on the 2400 block of Kearns Boulevard at 1:29 p.m.
On Thursday, Nov. 9 at 11:38 p.m., the police were called to the 400 block of Main Street, where a man was cited on an assault charge and arrested on a warrant. Public police logs provided few additional details.
An accident between a truck and a bus was reported in the Old Town roundabout at 1:26 p.m. No injuries were reported.
The police issued a speeding ticket at 8:37 a.m. at the intersection of Deer Valley Drive and Bonanza Drive.
At 1:41 a.m., the police received a complaint that a passenger in a taxi refused to pay a fare. The police say that the tab was less than $50. The report was from the 2200 block of Monitor Drive.
On Wednesday, Nov. 8 at 4:09 p.m., a bicycle was reported stolen on the 1400 block of Woodside Avenue. The police say that the bicycle is worth more than $200.
On Tuesday, Nov. 7 at 9:22 p.m., the police received a report that a person on Gold Dust Lane was trying to get into a car. An officer found the person, who was the car’s owner, according to the police. The person locked their keys inside, the police say.
At 6:13 p.m., a bicycle was reported stolen on the 800 block of Iron Horse Drive.
A person reported to the police at 11:33 a.m. that they found an explosive cap on the runaway-truck ramp off the Mine Road. The Park City Fire District found the device to be an old firework. It was disposed of.
On Tuesday, Nov. 6 at 4:25 p.m., the police took into custody on the 1800 block of Bonanza Drive a suspect in a fraud case. The police classify the case as a felony theft but few other details were provided on public police logs.