Police Seek Identity of Suspect in Theft of Rare Coins, Victim Offers Reward
August 15, 2014
Watch Log: Saturday, August 16, 2014
August 18, 2014

Watch Command Log Reporting Period:

6 a.m. Friday, August 15, 2014 – 6 a.m. Saturday, August 16, 2014


SALT LAKE CITY— The Salt Lake City Police Department receives hundreds of calls for service each day. Not all calls result in a report or arrest. Compiled by Watch Commanders in the field, the Watch Log is a summary of events that stand out to them in a given 24-hour period. Call times listed are approximate and typically reflect the first call received by SLC911 (Dispatch) for a given case. 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.

3:18 p.m.
Theft / Foot Pursuit
2025 S. 900 W.

Melissa Bradley (6/7/78) and Michael Puentes (9/18/77) ordered and consumed food at Denny’s then left the restaurant without paying the bill.  Officers located the suspects in the area of 1700 S. 900 W. both suspects fled from the officers on bicycles. Containment was established and a K9 search conducted.  Both suspects were eventually located and taken into custody.

12:28 a.m.
Shots Fired
1322 W Illinois Ave

We received a couple of calls about shots fired in the area.  Officers located bullet casings in the street on Illinois.  No reports of damage at this time and no suspect information.

02:43 a.m.
Fleeing T/A
1600 S Redwood Rd

Safe Streets Detectives stopped Kyle Scarborough (6/11/91) and 3 other occupants for a traffic violation at 1600 S. Redwood.  Once pulled over, Scarborough attempted to flee by U-turning to go North on Redwood.  Just as he pulled away, a vehicle traveling South crashed into the side of his car.  Scarborough was transported to jail for fleeing, traffic violations and warrants.  Driver of other vehicle was transported to hospital for minor injuries.

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