Murder Suspects Arrested Less than 48 Hours After Shooting
December 22, 2014
Watch Log: Saturday, December 20, 2014
December 22, 2014

Watch Command Log Reporting Period:

6 a.m. Friday, December 19, 2014 – 6 a.m. Saturday, December 20, 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.

11:06 a.m.
Sexual Assault
1481 South 300 East
14-220190

The victim reported that as she was walking home today a male Hispanic adult grabbed her private area. She fought back and the suspect fled the scene. The suspect was described as 34 years old, 5’6 to 5’8, heavy build and black spiked hair. He was last seen wearing a red hoodie and blue jeans.

4:28 p.m.
Homicide
563 W. 200 South
14-220403

The male victim was approached by two male suspects.  Video from a nearby business shows what appears to be a drug deal followed by one of the suspects pulling a pistol and shooting the victim. The unidentified victim was declared dead at the scene. Homicide responded and assumed the investigation.

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