Statement Regarding Charges Being Filed on SLCPD K-9 Officer
September 16, 2020
Watch Log: Friday, September 4, 2020
September 18, 2020

Watch Command Log Reporting Period:

6 a.m. Thursday, September 3, 2020 – 6 a.m. Friday, September 4, 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

2:25 p.m.
Weapon & Narcotics Possession
51 N. 800 W.

Officers were conducting surveillance in the area when they observed a male selling marijuana. Officers attempted to take him into custody, but he fled on foot but was quickly apprehended. Officers located cocaine, marijuana, cash and a handgun on his person. Sean Horrall, 22, was booked into jail for possession of narcotics and possession of a firearm by a restricted person.

10:24 p.m.
Occupied Stolen Vehicle
1461 W. Gillespie Ave.

Officers had a vehicle flee from them during an attempted traffic stop. Another officer was in the area and found the vehicle parked with a male walking away from it. The vehicle had been reported stolen. Sika Ngahe, 30, was taken into custody and booked into jail for failure to stop at command of a law enforcement officer and theft.

10:54 p.m.
Occupied Stolen Vehicle
1006 S. 800 W.

Officers responded on a call about 2 stolen vehicles and a stolen trailer all within an hour. While investigating an officer observed one of the vehicles drive past. Other officers were able to recover the vehicles. A short time later officers responded to an unrelated call. During the course of that call they discovered a male was in possession of the keys to one of the stolen vehicles as well as a stolen firearm. Andy Avila-Russo, 21, was booked into jail for numerous charges including theft.

10:27 p.m.
Aggravated Assault
143 S. Main St.

Witnesses called to report a male was being assaulted. Officers located the victim with serious injuries, and he was transported to a hospital. The victim wasn’t cooperative with officers. The suspect had fled the scene, he was described as a male Black adult, late 20’s to early 30’s with short hair. Last seen wearing a black shirt and white shorts.

1:12 a.m.
500 S. Main St.

Officers responded on a report of a shooting at Little America. The victim had returned to his room where he was shot by his current girlfriend’s ex-boyfriend. The ex-boyfriend fled after firing the shot. The victim was transported to a local hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

4:18 a.m.
Shots Fired
1630 W. Ivy Cir.

Officers responded to a report of shots fired and found shell casings in the street. An unoccupied vehicle was struck several times. No injuries were reported, no suspect information.

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