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Watch Log: Thursday, October 4, 2012
October 5, 2012

The Watch Command Log is a daily summary of events of significance compiled by Watch Commanders. There are three watches in a 24-hour period: days, afternoons and graveyards. Items contained in the Watch Command Log are based on information available at the time of its release and should not be interpreted as an admission or finding of guilt. Arrest information may differ from formal charges filed by the prosecuting agency.


Burglary Arrest
44 W. 300 S.

Employees observed a male breaking into their business. The male left the scene but was taken into custody by responding officers. Thomas Gray (1/22/63) was booked into jail for burglary.


310 N. “J” St.

Police responded to the above address on a disturbance. Upon arrival they found the victim, Joyce Dexter, deceased and Zachary Weston (2/19/91) holding a knife. Zachary was booked into jail on charges of aggravated murder.

Trespass/Drug Arrest
230 S. Rio Grande

Officers observed Sammi Miller (5/27/66) trespassing at this location. Miller resisted arrest and actively fought with officers. During the search incident to arrest, officers found a bag with multiple individually packaged rocks of crack cocaine. Miller was booked into to jail for trespass, resisting, and possession of a controlled substance with intent to distribute.


Aggravated Robbery
418 E. 300 S.

The 21-year-old victim was closing the store when two males entered. One of the males pulled out a black handgun and pointed it at the victim while demanding money. The victim complied with the demands and the suspects exited the store. Suspect #1 was described as a male Hispanic adult approximately 35-years-old about 5’5” and approximately 190 pounds with dark hair and “pock” scars on his face. He was wearing a black coat, dark pants, and a loose fitting ski mask. The second male was described as a male white adult approximately 6’1” and wearing a hat.

Contact: Reporters seeking comment should contact the Public Information Officer at 801.799.NEWS (6397).