Watch Command Log Reporting Period:
6 a.m. Thursday, January 23, 2014 – 6 a.m. Friday, January 24, 2014
SALT LAKE CITY — Each day Salt Lake City Police Department receives hundreds of calls for service, not all of which result in a report or arrest. Compiled by Watch Commanders in the field, the Watch Log is a summary of events they felt stood out in the last 24-hour period. Items contained herein 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. To see a list of completed calls for service in the last 48 hours, please visit slcpd.com/policecallsforservice.
Recovered stolen vehicle
200 S. 1000 W.
An officer observed a stolen vehicle and attempted a traffic stop but the vehicle fled. The same vehicle was spotted later and it fled a second time. Officers did not give chase. Finally the car got stuck in traffic while exiting I-15 at the 400 South offramp. Officers converged and were able to safely take the two occupants into custody. Driver Jesus Irigoyen (12/22/87) and passenger Alyssa Trujillo (12/11/91) were booked on stolen vehicle and fleeing charges.
235 W. 400 S.
A man entered a pawn shop wearing a ski mask and brandishing a handgun. He announced a robbery, fired a round into the ceiling, and smashed a glass jewelry display case. After grabbing some jewelry he fled southbound on a bike. The suspect is described as a white male adult, 5 foot 8 inches tall, medium build, dark clothing, ski mask, and backpack.
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