Watch Command Log Reporting Period:
6 a.m. Monday, December 18, 2017– 6 a.m. Tuesday, December 19, 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.
1000 W. 300 N.
The Victim transported himself to a local hospital with a gunshot wound to his shoulder. He stated he was riding his bike to work and was in the area of 1000 W. 300 N. He stated an older minivan, possibly a Honda Odyssey, silver upper and dark-colored lower body, drove past and he heard a popping sound and felt a pain in his shoulder. When he arrived at work he found he had been shot in the shoulder. No other information at this time.
144 W. 400 N.
A citizen called in a suspicious vehicle idling in front of their home. Upon arrival Officers recognized the vehicle as a stolen vehicle that had fled from officers previously. The driver, Phillip Abeyta, 43, was passed out at the wheel. Officers were able to grab the driver and prevent him from leaving in the car. He resisted and a Taser was used to get him under control. Multiple bags were located in the vehicle, some of which were from car prowls occurring yesterday. He was booked into jail for possession of a stolen vehicle, resisting arrest, possession with intent to distribute meth, possession of heroin and possession of stolen property.
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