Watch Command Log Reporting Period:
6 a.m. Sunday, July 26, 2020 – 6 a.m. Monday, July 27, 2020
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.
578 W. 500 N.
Officers responded to a fight call in the area. One of the involved parties had fled in a vehicle and fired several rounds as they left. There was no report of property damage or injuries. Shell casings were recovered at the scene.
Man with a Gun
360 S. 400 W.
Officers were dispatched to the above location on a report of a man threatening several people with a gun. Officers arrived in the area and located the male, Ruben Villegas-Arzaga, 23, trying to get in to one of the victim’s vehicle. Villegas-Arzaga was safely taken into custody by officers and a handgun was found in his pocket. Villegas-Arzaga was booked into jail for weapons violations and public intoxication.
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