Watch Command Log Reporting Period:
6 a.m. Monday, May 25, 2015 – 6 a.m. Tuesday, May 26, 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.
427 W. 200 S.
Two men got into an argument near the shelter. One of the men stabbed the other. The 43-year-old victim was transported to a local hospital in serious condition. The suspect was located nearby and positively identified. Julian Valdez, 47, was booked on several charges including aggravated assault.
500 N. 1000 W.
Two groups of men had been in a confrontation earlier in the day. One of the groups arrived at the listed address as three other men exited a residence and confronted them. The three men from the residence, all in their early twenties, sustained serious injuries from what may have been a crowbar and were transported to the hospital. The suspects then left in a newer, dark Grand Cherokee. They are still outstanding. The case has been turned over to Gangs detectives.
1691 S. Jefferson St.
The residents were inside their home when they heard what sounded like someone trying to kick in the rear door, and then the front door. The owner of the home looked out and saw two men wearing white ski masks. He exited to confront them as they fled in a pickup truck, possibly maroon in color. Suspects outstanding.
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