Watch Log: Tuesday, February 16, 2016
February 17, 2016
Watch Log: Thursday, February 18, 2016
February 19, 2016

Watch Command Log Reporting Period:

6 a.m. Wednesday, February 17, 2016 – 6 a.m. Thursday, February 18, 2016

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

9:25 p.m.
2100 S. 700 E.
A male adult entered the restaurant, approached the clerk, and demanded cash from the register with a weapon in hand. The clerk complied and the suspect left the store. He was last seen westbound on 2100 South. The suspect was described as a male white adult, 5 feet 6 inches tall, thin build, in his early 30’s, with a deep voice. He was wearing blue jeans, a gray/green sweatshirt, and a black baseball hat.


12:25 a.m.
180 N. Main St.
Officers responded to a burglary in progress. A male suspect later identified as Robert Turner, 24, had broken through the glass front door of the listed apartment building. Once inside the building he kicked in a door and entered one of the apartments. The couple who lives in the apartment confronted Turner. The 35-year-old male victim and Turner began to fight and the victim was able to hold the suspect down until officers arrived. The male victim was treated at a local hospital for a bite on the arm. Turner was treated for lacerations to his right arm from breaking the front glass door and was booked into jail for robbery, burglary, aggravated assault, and criminal mischief.