Watch Log: Thursday, December 7, 2017
December 8, 2017
Watch Command Log Saturday, December 9, 2017
December 11, 2017

Watch Command Log Reporting Period:

6 a.m. Friday, December 8, 2017– 6 a.m. Saturday, December 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

5:31 a.m.
1441 E. Yale Ave.

Officers responded to a burglary in progress. Officers were able to make contact with two suspects at the scene. Jeff Evans, 30 and Jose Franco, 32 were booked into jail for burglary.

2:56 a.m.
Person of Interest Located
1000 S. Main St.

Metro Gang detectives developed information that led them to believe that Javier Pena who was wanted for questioning was at the above address. Detectives made contact and were able to interview Pena.

3:22 a.m.
1416 S. State St.

Victims were staying at the above location. They were approached by a male who stated he was cold and asked if he could come inside the room. At some point while in the room, the male produced a gun and shot one of the victims. The suspect then fled the room. The suspect is described as a black male adult in his 50s wearing a read hoodie and a blue baseball cap. Victim was transported to local hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

To share information about this or other criminal activity with the Salt Lake City Police Department, please call (801) 799-3000. To remain anonymous, text us your crime tips to 274637. Start the text with the keyword TIPSLCPD (which routes it to SLCPD), then a space, followed by the relevant information or photos. Reference: crimetip