Watch Command Log Reporting Period:
6 a.m. Saturday, July 8, 2017 – 6 a.m. Sunday, July 9, 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.
2149 E. 2100 S.
A man entered Leavitt’s Coin Laundry approached a business employee with a knife and demanded cash. When the suspect was informed that the business had no money he took the victim’s car keys and fled in the vehicle. The stolen vehicle is a silver 2001 Chevrolet Cavalier. The suspect is described as a black male adult, approximately 50 years old, 5 feet 8 inches tall, thin build, slight grey beard, wearing a navy t-shirt, black athletic pants with a white stripe, black and white athletic shoes, a dark colored Baseball cap, sunglasses and gloves.
3190 S. Highland Dr.
A man entered the America First Credit Union, brandished a knife and demanded money from the tellers. After further investigation this male appears to be the same suspect in the coin laundry robbery noted above. In this robbery the suspect changed all of his clothes except for his shoes. He was wearing a white baseball cap, grey t-shirt with a Jordan emblem on it, and black pants.
Hit and run/Fleeing
1109 N. Redwood Rd.
A vehicle fled from detectives at a high rate of speed and came to rest against an apartment building. Officers made contact at a nearby residence and took the driver into custody. Officers booked Hilmer Tlasmanteco, 20, into jail for fleeing, interlock device violation, and leaving the scene of an accident.
249 E. 400 S.
Officers responded on a broken window in the storefront of Cathedral Tattoo and later located a man in the area that was bleeding and had tattoo equipment on his person. Officers booked Elijah Harris, 32, into jail for burglary, theft, and possession of a controlled substance.
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