Watch Command Log Reporting Period: 6 a.m. Tuesday, December 11, 2018 – 6 a.m. Wednesday, December 12, 2018
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.
10:00 a.m. Attempted carjacking 1780 W. North Temple St.
A man walked up to a Salt Lake Express passenger bus and asked the driver what he was doing. The suspect then opened the driver’s side door and told the driver to “get out.” He physically attempted to pull the driver out of the van, but this was prevented by the seat belt. The driver accelerated away and called police. Officers located the man nearby and took him into custody. Officers booked Derek Seneca Lane, 38, into jail for aggravated robbery.
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