Police Seek To Locate Aggravated Kidnapping Suspect And Victim
May 24, 2017
Watch Log: Thursday, May 25, 2017
May 26, 2017

Watch Command Log Reporting Period:

6 a.m. Wednesday, May 24, 2017 – 6 a.m. Thursday, May 25, 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.

8:33 a.m.
Aggravated kidnapping
775 S. Post Street

Witnesses reported hearing one gunshot and saw a male pointing a handgun at a female. The male suspect and female victim left the area in a silver Pontiac. Officers responded and located a bullet hole in the front door of the listed address. A warrant was written by detectives and SWAT was called to the scene to serve the warrant. The residence was cleared with no one inside. Officers were late informed that the kidnap victim was at a local hospital. Detectives responded and spoke with the victim. The suspect is still outstanding.

1:32 p.m.
265 S. 500 W.

According to witnesses, a fight broke out at this location between several males. One male was stabbed in the neck by another male. The suspect then got into the passenger seat of a dark colored (possibly brown) Infiniti sedan and left the scene. The suspect is described as a black male adult with an “afro”. The victim was transported to a local hospital in serious condition but was later upgraded to stable condition.

3:36 a.m.
Industrial accident
50 S. 600 W.

Officers were called to assist Union Pacific Railroad on an industrial accident. A female was lying on the railroad tracks in the area of 50 South 600 West. A train was in the process of traveling to its destination when the train ran her over. The female had a severed leg and arm. She was transported to a local hospital with non-life threatening injuries. Union Pacific Railroad is conducting the investigation.

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