Watch Command Log Reporting Period:
6 a.m. Thursday, February 13, 2014 – 6 a.m. Friday, February 14, 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.
1114 W. 600 N.
A 15-year-old girl was walking to school when she noticed a male following her. The man grabbed the victim at the Smith’s gas pumps and pulled her down into the mud. He had his arm around her neck and covered her mouth as he attempted to sexually assault her. The victim fought back and was able to escape. She described the suspect as a Hispanic male in his 30s, 6 feet 2 inches tall, thin build, big wide face, moustache, beard growth, acne, wearing a black hoodie, red beanie, and black cloth gloves.
1500 S. Foothill Dr.
A male approached a teller at Key Bank and demanded cash. The teller complied and the suspect drove off in a vehicle parked nearby. The suspect was described as a white male adult, 6 feet tall, thin build. He was wearing a red-hooded sweatshirt and a white cloth covering over his face.
109 S. 300 E.
An intoxicated male adult was inside the 7-Eleven and grabbing items off the shelf. As he began heading out the door with the merchandise, the clerk stepped in front of him. The suspect forcefully shoved him to the floor and walked out. The suspect fled in a vehicle but responding officers conducted a traffic stop on the vehicle nearby. The suspect was combative, refusing repeated commands. Officers deployed pepper spray and a Taser to take him into custody. After being medically cleared, Sidney Jake (12/4/92) was booked on multiple charges.
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