Watch Command Log Reporting Period:
6 a.m. Sunday, February 1, 2015 – 6 a.m. Monday, February 2, 2015
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.
Retail Theft/Assault/Aggravated Assault
350 W. Hope Ave. Wal-Mart
Jose Cabral, 51, entered a restricted (employee only) area in the Walmart and took 3 packs of cigarettes. He exited the store without paying and was confronted by Walmart loss prevention. Cabral pushed one loss prevention employee and swung a broken golf club at another. The employee was able to block the swinging golf club with his hand and prevent any real injury. A SLCPD officer was in the area and witnessed the employees attempting to take Cabral into custody. Cabral was arrested and booked into the Jail for retail theft, assault, and aggravated assault.
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