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.
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The victim was working inside the Blue Nile Ethiopian restaurant at closing time. The suspect entered the restaurant and approached the victim. The victim told the suspect that they were closed. The suspect continued to walk toward her. He pulled out a folding knife and demanded all the money. The victim backed away from the cash register. The suspect grabbed money out of the register himself and then exited the restaurant. Suspect description: male white, 30’s, 6′ foot, medium build, black hoodie and blue jeans.
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