Watch Command Log Reporting Period:
6 a.m. Saturday, October 22, 2016 – 6 a.m. Sunday, October 23, 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.
1651 W. 400 S.
The two male juveniles were at a park when two cars pulled in. The occupants of the vehicles approached the victim’s. One of the suspect’s produced a handgun and demanded the victim’s vehicle. The suspect’s fled the scene with the victim’s vehicle. The first suspect vehicle is described as a white mid 2000 Ford F-150 2 door pickup and the second suspect vehicle is described as mid-2000 maroon sedan. The first suspect is described as a black male adult, 30’s, 5 feet 8 inches tall, thin build, mullet style haircut, wearing a black jacket and blue jeans. The second suspect is described as a white male adult, 30’s, 5 feet 8 inches tall, wearing a red jacket, jean shorts, red shoes and a red hat. The third suspect is described as a white female adult, 30’s, thin build, wearing a white beanie and white sweater.
Aggravated assault on police officer
510 W. 400 S.
An officer stopped a vehicle for a traffic violation. As the officer was talking with the driver of the vehicle the passenger appeared nervous and then yelled at the driver to go. The officer then attempted to stop the driver from leaving, but the vehicle accelerated dragging the officer directly towards a retaining wall nearly crushing the officer. The officer was able to fall away and sustained only minor abrasions. The vehicle was later located by West Jordan PD and was impounded. The occupants of the vehicle have been identified and investigation is ongoing.
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