Watch Command Log Reporting Period:
6 a.m. Monday, May 29, 2017 – 6 a.m. Tuesday, May 30, 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 a police officer
400 S. 900 W.
A victim found her stolen scooter for sale online and contacted police. The victim, suspect and police met up. When the suspect saw the officer he sprayed him with pepper spray and fled on foot. Officers chased the suspect and took him into custody. Officers booked Derek Davis, 46, into jail for theft of a motor vehicle, fleeing on foot and assault on a police officer.
Officer involved shooting
200 S. 500 W.
Dispatch received a call of a male that had been shot near 235 South 500 West. Officers located a victim, who was taken to a local hospital, and were given a description of the suspects. Shortly after, officers spotted the suspect vehicle which fled from police. A pursuit ensued that ended in Tooele County. Shots were exchanged. No officers were injured. Investigation on going.
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