Watch Log: Friday, July 28, 2017
July 31, 2017
Watch Log: Sunday, July 30, 2017
July 31, 2017

Watch Command Log Reporting Period:
6 a.m. Saturday, July 29, 2017 – 6 a.m. Sunday, July 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

8:51 p.m.
Stolen vehicle with child occupant
720 S. 900 W.

A female went to the above address to pick up a friend. The woman had left her one-year-old baby in the car when she went to her friend’s door. While she was away, a male Hispanic in his 20’s drove away with her car with her baby inside. The male eventually dropped the baby off at an area hospital unharmed. Eventually, officers located the stolen vehicle and attempted to stop it. A short pursuit ensued. The pursuit terminated when the suspect rolled the vehicle. The suspect sustained non-life threatening injuries and was transported to a local hospital. Charges to be screened.

2:17 a.m.
76 S. 900 W.

A fight broke out at the above address. Two victims were stabbed during the fight. Both sustained serious injury and were transported to local hospitals. Later, both victims were upgraded to stable condition. The suspect, Dusty James, 31, was located and booked into jail on two counts of attempted murder.

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