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Brick with threat tossed through window off Deer Valley Drive, police say

On Tuesday, April 24 at 6:06 p.m., a woman on the 700 block of Park Avenue reported finding a young man in her car.

She yelled and he and two other young men fled. They left in an older-model Hyundai, the police say.

The Police Department classifies the case as a vehicle burglary but public police logs do not provide details.

In another case involving a car that day, at 3:16 p.m. on the 1200 block of Park Avenue a woman was confronted by someone who had sold her the car, the police were told.

The person got into the car, took documents and fled, according to a police report.

Other incidents reported to the Police Department last week included:

On Saturday, April 28 at 8:37 p.m., the police received a complaint someone threw a brick through a window on the 1100 block of Deer Valley Drive. The brick contained a threatening message, the police said. Officers discovered a dispute between two youths led to the incident.

Officers arrested a person at 9:32 p.m. on a count of cocaine possession. The arrest followed a report of four suspicious people in a car on the 1900 block of Homestake Road. The police received the complaint seven minutes before the arrest, according to department records.

Someone at 6:29 p.m. complained to the police of coins glued to his car. The car was on the 400 block of Saddle View Way.

An officer assisted a bicyclist at the McPolin Farm off S.R. 224 at 2:10 p.m. The bicyclist needed a Band-Aid, the police report.

Officers escorted a group of motorcyclists through Park City at about 11:24 a.m. The police say the bikers traveled on S.R. 224 and S.R. 248, the primary entries into and out of Park City.

An officer stoped someone at the Rail Trail-Bonanza Drive intersection, warning the person that motorized equipment is not allowed on the trail, the former site of a railroad spur with its western end at the intersection.

At 4:48 a.m., someone reported a car and a laptop computer inside were stolen on the 1800 block of Park Avenue.

On Friday, April 27 at 10:13 p.m., the police were called to the 1500 block of Snow Creek Drive, where two young people reportedly tried to steal beer. The police were told they left in a white Jeep Cherokee. The store manager did not want the police to press charges.

At 3:37 p.m., the police received a complaint that a student at Park City High School threatened a teacher. The police say the student’s threat was verbal.

Someone hit a vehicle and left at 4:14 p.m. on the 1200 block of Park Avenue. The police say the car suffered damage to the rear bumper and a taillight. A person saw the accident and left a note with information about the suspect’s vehicle, the police say.

Officers arrested a man on the 400 block of Main Street at 12:05 a.m. The police say the case involved public intoxication and disorderly conduct. In an unrelated case, reported at 1:38 a.m. on Main Street, four men reportedly were fighting. The police arrested one of them who was wanted on a warrant.

On Thursday, April 26 at 6:40 p.m., the police were called to a neighborhood where a woman, said to be in her 30s, was hitting herself and yelling. She was arrested on a public-intoxication charge, the police say.

On Wednesday, April 25 at 9:49 p.m., the police received a complaint of between six and eight people lighting fireworks in a lot on the 1200 block of Park Avenue. The police were told they also had a bonfire. Officers warned the people.

Officers were called to the Iron Horse Drive at 6:32 p.m., where two intoxicated men reportedly hit a truck while they were in another vehicle and left. The police gave tickets for leaving the scene of an accident and failing to report an accident.

At 1:22 p.m., an officer found two moose near the Deer Valley Drive-Main Street intersection. They were grazing on a nearby lawn and did not threaten people, the police say.

At 11:10 a.m., rebar was found in the street on the 1000 block of Park Avenue. An officer moved it to the side of the road and a Public Works Department crew was called to pick it up.

The police received a complaint at 8:57 a.m. that a vehicle was parked in the Lowell Avenue-Silver King Drive intersection. Its doors were open and dogs were running around, the police say.

On Tuesday, April 24 truant students were reported within 20 minutes of each other, at 8:25 a.m. and 8:42 a.m. Both were on the 2500 block of Kearns Boulevard, the police say.

A construction trailer was reportedly burglarized at 8:48 a.m. on the 1700 block of Deer Valley Drive.

On Monday, April 23 at 3:28 p.m., a hit-and-run traffic accident was reported on the 600 block of Park Avenue.

The police wrote a parking ticket to a driver who reportedly parked on Three Kings Drive. The car blocked golf-cart access at the No. 1 tee of the Park City Golf Club.

Officers arrested a woman on a charge of forgery on the 1500 block of Snow Creek Drive. She was taken to jail. The police say she called in an invalid prescription.

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