Watch Command Log Reporting Period:
6 a.m. Saturday, October 8, 2016 – 6 a.m. Sunday, October 9, 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.
3:26 p.m. Man With a Knife- CED Deployment
1051 North Beck Street
Officers responded to a threats with a knife call. Upon arrival the suspect, Mark Scurlock (54) fled on foot. Officers were able to catch up to him and observed him to be armed with a machete and a large folding knife. Scurlock refused to drop the knives and after several minutes of negotiation a CED was deployed, with an effective result. Scurlock was taken to UMED and charges will be screened.
3:56 p.m. Follow-up to Bank Robbery
200 South Rio Grande Street
The suspect, David Torrano (26) flagged down officers and confessed to the US Bank robbery at 876 East 800 South that occurred yesterday. Detectives were called out and interviewed Torrano at the PSB. The suspect was booked into jail for robbery.
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