Watch Command Log Reporting Period:
6 a.m. Friday, August 9, 2019 – 6 a.m. Saturday, August 10, 2019
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.
Fight and Taser Deployment
62 E. 700 S.
Officers were responding to a call about three individuals fighting. Two individuals refused officers commands to get on the ground. One of the individuals attempted to use another individual as a shield. An officer deployed his taser at the individual which stopped him from assaulting anyone else. Arturo Torres-Vega, 30, was booked into jail for public intoxication, resisting arrest, failure to identify and disorderly conduct. Pablo Garcia, 30, and Edwin Pacheco, 30, were booked for public intoxication and disorderly conduct.
DUI, Aggravated Assault
650 N. 3600 W.
The subject was picking up his friend at the airport when he followed a shuttle and entered a restricted area. A Curb officer approached the driver to redirect him to a different location until Airport PD could respond. The driver refused to stop almost running over the Curb Officer. The driver fled but was stopped shortly thereafter. The driver refused to comply with the officer’s instructions and had to be physically removed from the vehicle. Juan Carlos Miranda, 45, was booked into jail for DUI and aggravated assault.
490 N. Redwood Rd
A male entered the business and demanded cash. The clerk initially refused, but the suspect produced a weapon at which time the clerk complied. The suspect fled with an undisclosed amount of money. The suspect is described as a male black adult, 5’3” tall with a slim build. He was last seen wearing a striped shirt with light colored pants and a bandana covering his face.
1322 W. Illinois Ave.
Officers responded to a report of shots fired. They were unable to locate any damage or evidence.
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