Watch Command Log Reporting Period:
6 a.m. Monday, December 12, 2016 – 6 a.m. Tuesday, December 13, 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.
250 S. 500 W.
A man was punched by a suspect and then stabbed in the upper chest. The victim was transported to a local hospital in serious but stable condition. The suspect is described as a Hispanic male adult, 5 feet 6 inches tall, 150 lbs., with a lip piercing and wearing a black sweater.
Foot pursuit/Stolen gun
223 S. Pueblo St.
Police observed a male near the storage units. When police made contact the male fled on foot and dropped a backpack and other items. Officers took the suspect safely into custody. A stolen firearm was identified as one of the items thrown by the suspect. Officers booked Samuela Nusi, 26, into jail for possession of a stolen firearm, tampering with evidence, fleeing, resisting arrest and possession of drug paraphernalia.
1300 W. North Temple St.
Officers responded to a vehicle stopped in traffic. Upon arrival they found Leonardo Reyes-Sotelo, 28, asleep at the wheel. Officers determined that the vehicle was stolen and located a stolen license plate inside the vehicle. Police booked Reyes-Sotelo into jail for possession of a stolen vehicle and possession of stolen property.
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