Two moose were seen Saturday morning in Prospector, prompting a visit by the Park City Police Department.
According to the department, the animals were spotted near the intersection of Wyatt Earp Way and Kearns Boulevard, a busy intersection along the city’s eastern entryway.
The police received the report at 9:28 a.m. on March 24 and an officer quickly found them. The police say they were eating and drinking and were off the road.
Earlier in the week, on Monday, March 19, moose were spotted in the morning and evening.
At 6:57 p.m., a moose was reportedly spotted on a sidewalk on the 1800 block of Park Avenue but the police were unable to find the animal. At 10:10 a.m., a moose was seen in Old Town, the police were told, but officers did not find the moose.
Other incidents reported to the Police Department last week included:
On Sunday, March 25 at 8:21 p.m., a hit-and-run traffic accident was reported on the 1300 block of Woodside Avenue. The police cited the driver on a count of leaving the scene of an accident.
Someone told the police at 10:59 p.m. a red Ford Explorer was broken into sometime before 10:59 p.m. The police say the Explorer was on the 300 block of Swede Alley.
Officers searched for but were unable to find eight people who reportedly tried to break into a car on Poison Creek Lane at 10:28 p.m.
The police were called to the 2500 block of Silver Cloud Court at 3:13 p.m., where four young men were reportedly seen playing a game of paintball on the roof of a house. The police found a parent, who said the house is scheduled for renovation.
A coin machine was reportedly broken into at 10:21 a.m. on the 1700 block of Bonanza Drive. The police classify the case as a felony theft but public logs did not provide details.
On Saturday, March 24 at 10:53 p.m., the police received a complaint about what was described as a loud hot-tub party on the 900 block of Lowell Avenue.
An apartment was reportedly burglarized on the 2000 block of Prospector Avenue at 9:07 p.m.
Someone found a ski pass and turned it in to Park City Mountain Resort officials at 3:17 p.m. The resort indicated it would contact the owner, the police say.
The police were called to Wyatt Earp Way at 9:47 a.m. after a hot-air balloon was seen trying to land. The police say it appeared the balloonist may have instead headed to Solamere.
A fight was reported on the 400 block of Main Street at 1:21 a.m. A man hurt his head, the police say, and a medical crew was summoned. Officers arrested one person on a disorderly conduct charge. Earlier that night, at midnight, the police arrested a woman and took her to jail after she reportedly refused to leave a club, also on the 400 block of Main Street. The incidents are not connected.
On Friday, March 23 at 10:19 p.m., the police warned teenagers who were playing with flags in a crosswalk on the 1700 block of Park Avenue.
The police investigated a party on the 1000 block of Empire Avenue, where someone claimed youths were drinking alcohol, people were dealing drugs and people had guns. The police say they did not find illegal activity, however.
Several teenagers on skateboards were reportedly seen being pulled by ropes behind a vehicle at the intersection of Meadows Drive and Aspen Springs Drive.
The police at 1:09 a.m. arrested two men on public intoxication and disorderly conduct charges on the 300 block of Swede Alley after a fight was reported.
On Thursday, March 22 at 7:57 p.m. someone reportedly dumped garbage on a lawn on the 1200 block of Park Avenue. The police say they are unsure of a suspect.
A purse was reported stolen on Shadow Ridge Road at 12:36 p.m. The police say the case involves between $50 and $200. In another incident, a wallet was reported stolen at 6:56 a.m. on the 300 block of Main Street. The Main Street case is valued at more than $200.
An iPod was reported stolen at 2:36 p.m. on the 2000 block of Gold Dust Lane. The police say the music machine is valued at between $50 and $200.
A student was reported truant from Park City High School at 9:56 a.m.
On Tuesday, March 20 at 5:33 p.m. a bicycle was reported stolen on the 700 block of Main Street. The police say the bike is valued at more than $200.
Park City High School officials told the police at 1:01 p.m. a student was truant.
A hit-and-run traffic accident was reported at 8:49 a.m. on the 2200 block of Little Bessie Avenue.
The police arrested a man on a drunken-driving charge at 1:12 a.m. on the 100 block of Main Street. The police say the driver, who was in a red sport-utility vehicle, hit a parked car and damaged a nearby white picket fence.
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