Watch Command Log Reporting Period:
6 a.m. Wednesday, September 23, 2015 – 6 a.m. Thursday, September 24, 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, visit slcpd.com/policecallsforservice.
6th Ave. & H St.
A 24-year-old female had been jogging near her home when she was attacked from behind by a white male. The victim had been listening to music on her headphones when the suspect grabbed her. The suspect held the victim from behind in a choke hold and forcibly took her phone. The suspect was last seen fleeing the scene on a black BMX bike; westbound to “G” street and then southbound. The suspect was described as a white male adult, 6 feet tall, thin build, mid 20’s, scruffy chin hair, wearing a black baseball cap backwards and all black clothing.
1200 W. 700 N.
A 16-year-old male juvenile victim reported that while he was walking he was confronted by a man with a hand gun. The suspect demanded the victim give up his phone. The juvenile surrendered his phone and the suspect left westbound on foot. He is described as a white adult, 20’s, 5 feet10 inches tall, medium build, light skin, slicked back hair, wearing a white shirt with blue or black Dickies brand pants.
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