Sheriff’s Report, Dec. 2-4, 2015
December 1, 2015
Two men were arrested in the parking lot of a Kimball Junction-area business over the weekend after deputies noticed one of the men slumped over the steering wheel of a running vehicle.
According to the Summit County Sheriff’s Office, when deputies approached the man they detected the smell of marijuana and a search revealed several grams of marijuana and cocaine.
The driver was arrested for two active warrants, possession of a controlled substance, possession of paraphernalia and possession of cocaine with intent to distribute. A passenger was also arrested and charged with possession of a controlled substance, paraphernalia and cocaine with intent to distribute.
According to the Summit County Sheriff’s Office, deputies responded to numerous other calls between Monday, Nov. 23, and Sunday, Nov. 29, including the following:
Sunday, Nov. 29
After deputies stopped a vehicle traveling along Interstate 80, the driver admitted to possessing marijuana. He was cited for no proof of insurance and possession.
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Saturday, Nov. 28
No significant incidents were reported.
Friday, Nov. 27
An abandoned vehicle along State Road 248 was towed for impeding traffic and snow removal.
Thursday, Nov. 26
A man was arrested at a South Summit residence following a fight and preliminarily charged with assault, criminal mischief, intoxication and domestic violence in the presence of a child.
A man lost control of his vehicle on a Basin-area road causing it to overturn. He was treated for minor injuries at the scene and released. No citations were issued.
Dispatch received a report about a domestic violence incident at a Kimball Junction-area residence. No citations were issued and the case will be forwarded to the county attorney’s office.
Wednesday, Nov. 25
Two vehicles were involved in an accident on a Basin-area road. One of the drivers was transported to Park City Medical Center with minor injuries. The other driver was treated and released at the scene.
Dispatch received a report from a woman who claimed to have been assaulted at her residence in the Kimball Junction-area. Deputies later located the suspect hiding by a nearby tree and he was arrested for assault, criminal mischief, intoxication and disruption of a communication device.
A family fight at a North Summit residence escalated when someone brandished a gun in the presence of children. A man was arrested for aggravated assault, domestic violence in the presence of a child and criminal mischief.
A Basin-area woman claimed she was assaulted by an unknown man at her residence. An investigation is ongoing.
Dispatch received a report from a Basin-area woman about a suspicious vehicle parked in her driveway and still running. The suspect claimed to be fishing and working on a nearby home. He did not have a fishing license and was cited for the unlawful taking of protected wildlife and for having an open container.
Dispatch received a report that of a silver-colored Chevy truck, registered to a local construction company hit another vehicle and then left the scene. An investigation is ongoing.
Tuesday, Nov. 24
Deputies stopped a vehicle in the Kimball-Junction area and the driver was arrested for three active warrants.
Dispatch received a report of a suspicious male walking on the Mirror Lake Highway and he was arrested for intoxication.
Deputies stopped on a vehicle traveling eastbound on Interstate 80 for two moving violations. Deputies discovered one pound of marijuana in the driver’s backpack and she was arrested for possession.
Monday, Nov. 23
Deputies stopped a vehicle in the Kimball Junction-area for improper lane travel and a cracked windshield. The driver was arrested for active warrants and a passenger was also arrested for active warrants and possession of drug paraphernalia.
Deputies stopped a Basin-area road after the registration showed an active warrant for the vehicle’s owner and he was arrested.
Deputies stopped a vehicle that failed to yield at a roundabout in the Kimball Junction-area. Deputies discovered the driver had several active warrants and he was arrested.
Deputies performed a welfare check on a man who was hitchhiking along Interstate 80. The man was arrested for providing deputies with false information and possession of drug paraphernalia.
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