Watch Command Log Reporting Period:
6 a.m. Friday, June 3, 2016 – 6 a.m. Saturday, June 4, 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 slcpd.com/policecallsforservice.
Assault on a police officer
790 S. 900 W.
An officer entered a store and observed a man staring at him. The man followed the officer around the store after having identifying him as a police officer. The man rushed at the officer, grabbing for his concealed firearm. The officer was able to keep a hold of his weapon until other officers arrived. Officers booked Christopher Wright 4-3-79, into jail for assault on a police officer and attempting to disarm a police officer.
1473 W. Pacific Ave.
A male heard a commotion and went outside to see a man riding away on one of the victim’s bikes with a tire from another in his hand. The victim attempted to chase the suspect until the suspect brandished a firearm and pointed it at the victim. The suspect was described as a black male adult, 20-30 years old, with an afro or spiky hair, and was wearing white basketball shorts, a black T-shirt, and a backpack.
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