Watch Command Log Reporting Period:
6 a.m. Saturday, February 25, 2017 – 6 a.m. Sunday, February 26, 2017
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 police officer
350 W. Hope Ave.
Officers responded on a trespasser at the Wal-Mart. As the suspect was being escorted out of the building he pulled away and swung at officers with a closed fist. Officers booked Anthony Broadus, 29, into jail for assault on a police officer, trespassing, and interference.
215 S. Rio Grande St.
A woman was removing money from her purse when she was approached by 6 people. One suspect displayed a knife and grabbed the victim’s purse. The suspects fled the area on foot. The victim located her purse however the money was missing. Two of the suspects were described as a black male adult and a black female adult.
523 W. 200 N.
Officers were dispatched on a fight involving several men. The victim got into a verbal argument with two suspects which escalated into a physical fight. The suspects appear to have taken items from the victim during the assault. The suspects have been identified. Investigation ongoing.
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