Watch Command Log Reporting Period:
6 a.m. Friday, September 26, 2014 – 6 a.m. Saturday, September 27, 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.
Van vs. Pedestrian
400 South Redwood Rd
A vehicle traveling Northbound on Redwood Rd with a green light struck a bicyclist who was traveling West bound against the light. The bicyclist had minor injuries and was transported to a local hospital.
1356 North Miami Rd
The 20 year old victim was walking home today when the suspect approached him and asked him if he “banged” Rose Park. The suspect then assaulted the victim leaving multiple injuries to the victim’s face. It appears the victim’s face was slammed into the sidewalk. Suspect described as MBA, early 20’s, wearing a red and black tank top with a grey beanie. The suspect also had one lazy eye. The victim declined to be transported to the hospital.
400 S. Main St
Brian Campbell was walking in the east crosswalk walking against the red light when he was hit by an Eastbound car. Campbell had been drinking and had a half empty bottle of gin in his pocket. Hard rain and poor visibility may also have contributed. Campbell transported to a local hospital with minor injuries. Campbell was cited for walking against the red and public intoxication.
355 S. 200 W.
Officers were in the area of Pierpont Ave. when they heard several gunshots coming from the South. Officers were able to discover that a male had fired several shots at 355 S. 200 W. behind the Moose Lounge pub. Officers spoke with several witnesses in the area but were unable to locate anyone that knew what precipitated the shooting. Witnesses reported that the suspect stood on a large wooden crate at this location and fired several shots. Officers were able to locate one vehicle that had been struck by a bullet. No persons were injured in the shooting. The suspect was described as a Black male adult in his mid 20’s about 5’10” tall wearing a red hoodie and possibly a black hat. The suspect fled north on 200 W. and was not located by police.
Aggravated Robbery W/Gun
1530 S Main St #29
Two female victims were staying in the same room at the Colonial Motel. They heard a knock at the door. They didn’t open the door and asked what was wanted. The people at the door said “Give our stuff back.” The victims didn’t know the suspects so they didn’t answer. A short time later a man that goes by the name “Black” kicked open the door and entered. Black was holding a handgun and struck one of the victims. He demanded his “stuff back”. He saw that one of the victims was calling the police. He knocked the phone down, grabbed a carton of cigarettes from the counter and ran. Black is described as MBA, 30s, medium build and short hair. He was accompanied by 3 other people that did nothing but watch.
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