6 a.m. Saturday, February 22, 2014 – 6 a.m. Sunday, February 23, 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.
Bicyclist Stop/ Fleeing/ Fugitive Apprehension
200 E. 400 S.
A bicyclist, Jeremy Lettow (10/22/81), entered the intersection against a red light and nearly hit a passing police car. Officers attempted to stop Lettow for the violation, but he fled. Lettow rode his bicycle toward the PSB and then down the plaza stairs onto 300 East. Lettow was not able to navigate the center island curb and crashed his bicycle. Lettow was taken into custody after a brief physical struggle with officers. Lettow was found to have warrants for burglary, fleeing and theft. Lettow was booked into jail on the outstanding warrants and charges of possession of methamphetamine, possession of burglary tools, failure to stop for a police officer, and a red light violation.
Follow up – Bank Robbery Suspect Capture
380 W. 7200 S.
SLCPD and Unified PD worked together to follow up on leads related to suspected bank robber David Traversa (11/2/92). Officers responded to the area of the Gateway Motel in Midvale and took Traversa into custody.
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