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As is usual, holidays bring reports of stolen skis, snowboards

As the holiday crowds arrived the Park City Police Department received a familiar series of complaints that skis and snowboards were stolen. The reports came from the vicinity of Park City Mountain Resort and Deer Valley Resort.

Some of the reports include:

On Saturday, Dec. 24 at 6:20 p.m. and 6:24 p.m., skis were reported stolen on the 2200 block of Deer Valley Drive. Each of the pairs of skis is valued at more than $200, the police said.

On Friday, Dec. 23, a stolen snowboard was reported on the 1300 block of Lowell Avenue.

On Thursday, Dec. 22 at 9:14 p.m., the police received a complaint that a snowboard was stolen at PCMR. The snowboard is valued at more than $200.

On Monday, Dec. 19 at 1:35 p.m., skis were reported stolen on the 2200 block of Deer Valley Drive. The skis are valued at more than $200.

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Other incidents reported to the Police Department last week included: On Sunday, Dec. 25 at 3:22 p.m., the police investigated what was described as suspicious activity at a store on the 1300 block of Lowell Avenue. The officers confirmed the case as a theft.

The police received a complaint from out of town that a condominium had been broken into in the 500 block of Main Street. The report was called in at 5:13 p.m. The police, though, found no one at the residence but said they would follow up on the complaint.

A person called the police at 4:52 a.m. reporting that a moving van was shining lights into the houses on a cul-de-sac at Lakeview Court. The police investigated and found that the vehicle in question was a newspaper truck.

Officers arrested a man after receiving a report of an altercation on the 1600 block of Iron Horse Loop Road. The police responded after receiving a 911 call reporting that a person had been attacked.

Officers cited a man on an assault charge after he reportedly hit another man with a shovel on the 1100 block of Empire Avenue at 2:31 a.m.

The police warned the revelers at what was reported to be a loud party at 12:15 a.m. on the 1300 block of Park Avenue.

On Saturday, Dec. 24 at 10:27 p.m., the police received a complaint that a house in Empire Pass had been broken into while the occupants were skiing. They told the police that a wedding ring and a diamond bracelet had been taken. But five minutes later, they called the police back saying that the jewelry had been found.

Someone reported being the victim of a pickpocket on the 400 block of Main Street at 9:42 p.m.

A hit-and-run traffic accident was reported at 3:29 p.m. on the 1800 block of Park Avenue.

At 1:34 a.m., the police received a complaint that people in three Hummer SUVs were fighting on the 400 block of Main Street. They were gone when officers arrived.

On Friday, Dec. 23, around 10 p.m. and 11 p.m., the police conducted traffic patrols and say they caught drivers speeding. At 11:22 p.m., the police issued a speeding ticket to a driver at Thaynes Canyon Drive and S.R. 224 and at 10:05 p.m., a speeding ticket was issued on the 1700 block of Kearns Boulevard. Several other tickets and warnings were given.

At 9:44 p.m., a person told police that a man tried to barge into a woman’s apartment in Prospector. He was reportedly with another man and fled in a dark truck, the police said.

At 3:21 p.m., the police received a complaint that someone drove off without paying a $57 gasoline bill on the 1600 block of Bonanza Drive.

At 4:35 p.m., the police received a complaint that a person’s skis were run over by a vehicle on the 700 block of Main Street.

The police arrested a woman after a couple was reported arguing in a parking lot on the 1600 block of Bonanza Drive. She was taken to jail.

Officers arrested a motorist on a charge of driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs at the intersection of Deer Valley Drive and Aerie Drive at 2:17 a.m. The police say the person had marijuana when he was arrested. Officers took a black Labrador in the car to police headquarters to await an Animal Control crew.

At 1:40 a.m., a knife attack was reported on the 1000 block of Woodside Avenue. According to the police, the attack occurred during a fight at a party. A 20-year-old Park City man suffered a cut on one of his hands, the police said. The victim went to the University of Utah Hospital in Salt Lake City in a car, the police said. The police had not arrested a suspect by Monday and did not have a description of the suspect.

On Thursday, Dec. 22 at 1:30 p.m., a child-abuse case was reported in Park City.

Officers arrested a motorist on a charge of driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs at 12:58 a.m. on the 1400 block of Park Avenue.

On Wednesday, Dec. 21 at 1:45 a.m., the police arrested a woman on an intoxication charge on the 500 block of Park Avenue. The police took her to jail. She was caught after she reportedly became "out of control," the police were told.

On Tuesday, Dec. 20 at 5:08 p.m., the police received a complaint that an 11-year-old was assaulted on the 2000 block of Park Avenue after reportedly hitting a cross-country skier with a snowball. The police were given a description of the suspect.

At 5:01 p.m., a vehicle burglary was reported on the 2200 block of Deer Valley Drive. The police said damage is estimated at more than $200.

On Monday, Dec. 19 at 8:30 p.m., a Park City bus was reportedly hit by another vehicle at the intersection of Main Street and Park Avenue. The vehicle left, but the bus driver later told police that he might have hit a pothole. No damage was found, the police said.

At 12:35 p.m., the police arrested a man on the 1600 block of Iron Horse Loop on charges of driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs and marijuana possession.