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.
Assault on a police officer
24 S. 1100 E.
Neighbors reported the suspect from an earlier vandalism was passed out on the lawn at the above address. Officers arrived and contacted the suspect, Kevin Seibert (12-16-92). Seibert jumped up and attempted to tackle the officers. After a struggle, they were able to restrain Seibert. Officers booked Siebert for assault on a police officer and public intoxication.
Firearm by Restricted Person/DUI
1100 S. Navajo
Officers stopped William Ikakoula (10-23-84) for driving erratically and almost hitting parked and moving cars. Officers noted a strong odor of alcohol coming from the car. As Ikakoula was getting out of the car for field sobriety tests, officers saw the butt of a handgun in the man’s pants pocket. Officers were able to control the uncooperative man at gunpoint until additional units arrived on scene. During a search, officers found Ikakoula, a convicted felon, to be in possession of a handgun, the serial number of which had been removed. Officers booked him for DUI and possession of a firearm by a restricted person.
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