Watch Command Log Reporting Period:
6 a.m. Tuesday, September 17, 2019 – 6 a.m. Wednesday, September 18, 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.
1467 S. Main St.
The suspect entered the above location and stated that he was robbing the business. He produced a weapon which had the desired affect and the teller gave the man cash and he fled the scene. The suspect had attempted to enter the bank last night after hours and was on a bike at that time. He is described as an older white adult male wearing a big black wig a green sweater and sunglasses. This is an ongoing investigation.
Fugitive Aprehension-K9 Bite
400 S. Redwood Rd.
Metro Gang Detectives were looking for a wanted individual. The subject was wanted for a parole violation and known to be armed. They requested the assistance of our K9 officers. The wanted felon was located and fled from officers on foot. Detectives attempted to use a taser but was unsuccessful. As this was happening the suspect threw his gun over the fence. As the suspect was still trying to flee, the K9 was used to successfully take the suspect into custody. The firearm was recovered by officers. Alejandro Pieda, 23, was medically cleared and transported to the hospital by Metro Gang Detectives to get his wounds cleaned and then to jail on charges.
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