6 a.m. Thursday, August 22, 2019 – 6 a.m. Friday, August 23, 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.
8:47 p.m. Aggravated Assault
700 N. 1400 W.
The victim was at Riverside Park when he was assaulted by a group of juveniles. He was kicked and punched and someone fired a gun into the air. A person exiting nearby restroom found him as the group of juveniles fled running toward the Jordan River Trail. Two juveniles were located and taken to DT on aggravated assault charges. The victim was transported to a local hospital in serious condition.
10:36 p.m. Lewdness 500 S. Emery St.
The victim was approached by a male in a clown suit who began following her. A second male jumped out of the bushes and exposed himself to the victim. Victim sought help from neighbors but did not remain on scene for police. Investigation ongoing.
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