Watch Log: Friday, May 6, 2016
May 9, 2016
Watch Log: Sunday, May 8, 2016
May 9, 2016

Watch Command Log Reporting Period:

6 a.m. Saturday, May 7, 2016 – 6 a.m. Sunday, May 8, 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

4:30 a.m.
Drive-by shooting
1366 South Major

Metro Gangs served a search warrant at this location, according to witnesses. After the gang detectives had left, someone shot the trailer several times. Neighbors saw that there were fresh bullet holes in the trailer and called police later in the morning to investigate. Contact was made with the residents of the trailer, they claimed that they were unaware that the trailer had been shot. Shell casings were recovered at the scene.

6:30 a.m.
Shots fired attempted robbery
1164 South Main

The victim was doing a U-turn on Paxton Ave when a white sports car pulled in front of him and blocked his path. A black male adult exited the vehicle and began to approach the victim. The victim backed his vehicle up and turned it around as the suspect began running after him. The suspect produced a gun and began firing at the victim, his vehicle was struck several times. The victim was not injured. Investigation on-going.

11:27 p.m.
Aggravated assault
1700 South Navajo

The victim along with his wife and daughter were in the area of 1700 S Navajo when a white Chevy Impala pulled up behind them and fired several shots at their car. The Impala fled the area. The victim contacted police. Bullet slugs were collected from the vehicle. The victim and his family was not injured.

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