Watch Command Log Reporting Period:
6 a.m. Saturday, August 31, 2019 – 6 a.m. Sunday, September 1, 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.
328 W. 2100 S.
Officers responded to report of a robbery at this location and contacted Joseph Thayne, 18. Thayne indicated a white male had knocked him off his bicycle and left heading south on 300 West. A male matching the description given by Thayne was located at 2700 South 300 West and spoken to. During the investigation, Thayne was found to have multiple warrants and was booked in to jail.
555 E. 400 S.
A male walked into the Kentucky Fried Chicken and wandered around the lobby. A female employee walked to the register and witnessed the suspect jump over the counter and attempt to open the cash register. The suspect produced a weapon and told the employee not to move. The suspect took an undisclosed amount of money and fled. The suspect is described as a Black male adult with a thin build, 5’9”, wearing a grey sweatshirt and black pants with his face covered.
Man with a Gun
888 S. 400 W.
Witnesses at this address observed a male take what appeared to be a black handgun from his waistband before leaving on foot. Officers located the male in the area. Garrrit Vanweerd, 18, was found to have warrants for his arrest. The weapon was found to be a BB gun and was not used to commit a crime. Garrit was booked for his warrants.
122 W. Pierpont Ave.
Officers responded to area on multiple reports that shots had been fired. Shell casings were located in the road, but no injured party or property damage was discovered.
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