Watch Command Log Reporting Period:
6 a.m. Monday, September 30, 2019 – 6 a.m. Tuesday, October 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.
Assault on a Police Officer/Animal Cruelty
1109 W. Indiana Ave.
Officers responded to the above address on reports of a male who broke several windows and threw a kitten from the residence injuring it severely. Prior to police arrival additional reports came in indicating the male was running in front of passing cars. Once on scene, officers were directed to the back of the residence. As an officer went towards the back, the male attacked the officer and attempted to take the officer’s handgun. The officer was able to take the male in to custody. After receiving medical treatment Ku Htoo, 23, was booked into jail for assault on a police officer, attempt to disarm a police officer, aggravated animal cruelty and criminal mischief.
559 S. 300 W.
Officers responded to a business at this location after the owner had responded to an alarm. Officers entered and located a male hiding in the store. The suspect had tried to enter by breaking through the doors, when that did not work, he broke in through the roof causing significant damage to the building. Charles Higgins, 32, was booked in to jail for burglary and felony criminal mischief.
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