Watch Command Log Reporting Period:
6 a.m. Saturday, June 4, 2016 – 6 a.m. Sunday, June 5, 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
142 W. 200 S.
An officer was working secondary employment at the Salt Palace when a male attempted to make entry. The officer informed the man he was not permitted inside the facility. The suspect ignored the officer and continued to make entry. When the officer attempted to take the suspect into custody he started fighting with the officer. Several witnesses assisted in taking the suspect into custody. During the altercation the officer sustained several blows to his face and a bite to his bicep which broke skin. Officers booked Luke Boyce, 31, into jail for aggravated assault, trespassing, and warrants.
675 S. 500 E.
The apartment manager who is the suspect, got into an altercation with several individuals at the above address over money. During the argument the suspect broke into the apartment while holding a sword. Another male grabbed a baseball bat to fend off the suspect, breaking the suspect’s sword. The suspect went back to his apartment and came back out with his two Pitbull dogs and an ax handle. The dogs attacked the one of the victims who struck them several times. The suspect then attacked the victims with the ax handle, knocking two of the victims unconscious. Officers arrived and arrested the suspect. All parties went to the hospital for treatment. Officers booked Jason Panter, 42, for aggravated assault, and aggravated burglary.
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