Watch Log: Tuesday, July 26, 2016
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July 29, 2016
Watch Command Log Reporting Period:
6 a.m. Thursday, July 28, 2016 – 6 a.m. Friday, July 29, 2016

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1:15 p.m.
Aggravated Assault
2025 S. 900 W.

An employee of the Flying J, asked the suspect, Michael Oaks (56yrs) to leave the area 3 different times.  Oaks had been digging out of the dumpster and refusing to leave Flying J property.  Oaks refused to leave again and got into an argument with the employee.   Oaks then got into his vehicle and attempted to run the employee over. The employee said he was clipped one time but did not need medical attention.  Michael Oaks was booked into jail for aggravated assault, trespassing along with some outstanding warrants.


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