Skinny guy carries off a full keg of beer from Main Street restaurant
A person described as a skinny white man reportedly carried off a keg of beer from a Main Street restaurant, the police say, a feat given the weight of a full keg.
According to the Park City Police Department, the man was seen at 12:48 p.m. on March 3 carrying off the keg from behind the restaurant, on the 400 block of Main Street.
Lt. Phil Kirk says witnesses saw the man walking away from a freezer in the basement of the restaurant and toward Swede Alley. Kirk says a blue car, possibly a Subaru, pulled up as the man left.
The keg was loaded into the trunk, the suspect got inside and the car drove northbound on Swede Alley, the direction out of Old Town, according to Kirk.
The keg was full and contained Pabst Blue Ribbon , Kirk says. The police do not have a suspect.
"It’s going to be tough to solve — no a lot to go on," he says.
Other incidents reported to the Police Department last week included:
On Saturday, March 3 at 9:53 p.m., the police were called to the 2000 block of Prospector Avenue, where a building manager alleged someone might have an illegal substance.
Public police logs did not provide details about the substance but an officer investigated and found no one was in the room.
At 5:35 p.m., a person told the police a snowboard was stolen on the 1300 block of Lowell Avenue. The snowboard is valued at more than $200.
A hit-and-run traffic accident was reported at the intersection of Main Street and Heber Avenue at 4:31 p.m.
The police responded to a complaint about a barking dog on the 600 block of Mellow Mountain Road at 5:31 p.m. Nobody was home when the police arrived.
Skis were reported stolen at 4:47 p.m. on the 2200 block of Deer Valley Drive. They are valued at more than $200.
The police were called to the 500 block of Park Avenue at 4:23 a.m., where a drunken man reportedly was discovered sleeping on a woman’s couch. The police arrested the person and took him to jail.
Officers visited the 3100 block of American Saddler Drive at 12:08 a.m., after someone reported jewelry and other belongings missing. The items disappeared over several weeks, the police were told. The police classify the case as a misdemeanor theft, valued at more than $200.
On Friday, March 2 at 11:39 p.m., the police arrested a man after he refused to leave a building on the 400 block of Main Street, where nightclubs are located. The police arrested the person and took him to jail.
At 4:56 p.m., a plow reportedly ran over a fence at the intersection of Prospect Avenue and Marsac Avenue
Graffiti was discovered on Daly Avenue at 5:30 p.m.
The police were summoned to the 1700 block of Sidewinder Drive at 12:22 p.m., where a child-abuse report was made from a parking lot. An officer found a child throwing a temper tantrum.
Officers monitoring Prospector streets gave numerous warnings to drivers making prohibited left-hand turns last week, including the morning of March 2. The traffic stops have been frequent in recent weeks as neighbors in Prospector have complained about increased traffic.
A snowplow driver told the police the plow was unable to reach the southern end of Daly Avenue, uphill from the other side of the street. The police were told at 6:24 a.m. there were vehicles parked illegally on the 300 block of the street.
The police arrested one man on charges of public intoxication and disorderly conduct after officers received a complaint at 12:43 a.m. two men were fighting at the intersection of Monarch Drive and Ina Avenue. The police took the person to jail.
The police received a complaint at 9:43 p.m. on Thursday, March 1 people were throwing snowballs on the 700 block of Park Avenue. They were gone when officers arrived.
The police were called to the Park City Library and Education Center at 8:05 p.m. after someone said a man was in the bathroom for more than two hours. They were concerned, the police were told. Officers checked and said the man was OK.
At 3:14 p.m., the police received a complaint skis were stolen on the 1300 block of Lowell Avenue. They are valued at $400.
A woman was suspected of shoplifting on the 300 block of Main Street at 1:57 p.m. The police say she is alleged to have taken $100 in merchandise but public police logs do not provide details.
Skis were reported stolen on the 1300 block of Lowell Avenue at 1:44 p.m. They are valued at more than $200.
An iPod was reported stolen at 2:13 p.m. at Park City High School. The device is valued at more than $200.
On Wednesday, Feb. 28 at 10:20 a.m., the police ticketed a car parked on the 1900 block of Prospector Avenue. The police say the car was parked in a handicapped space.
On Tuesday, Feb. 27 at 2:44 p.m., the police received a complaint that skis were stolen on the 1400 block of Lowell Avenue. They are valued at more than $200.
The police received a complaint at 3:04 p.m. from the 2200 block of Kearns Boulevard that a clarinet was missing. The instrument is valued at more than $200.
Officers found a man passed out inside a vehicle at 2:43 a.m. on S.R. 224. The vehicle was discovered on the side of the road and the man was hunched over the steering wheel, the police say. He woke up and the police arrested him on a drunken-driving charge.
On Monday, Feb. 26 at 12:30 p.m., a man took tequila from the 1500 block of Snow Creek Drive and left. The liquor was later found, the police say.
Graffiti was discovered at 10:27 a.m. on the 2200 block of Kearns Boulevard.
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