12/17/12 Zions Bank Robbery Suspects
December 17, 2012
Public Notice: December Evidence Disposal
December 18, 2012

The Watch Command Log is a daily summary of events of significance compiled by Watch Commanders. There are three watches in a 24-hour period: days, afternoons and graveyards. Items contained in the Watch Command Log 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.




1420 S. 300 W.


Zions Bank at 1420 S. 300 W. was robbed at gunpoint. Two suspects entered the bank with hooded sweatshirts and ski type masks over their faces. The suspects were described as: suspect #1 is a male adult, approximately 6’ to 6’ 2” tall, wearing a dark colored hooded sweat shirt. Suspect #2 is a male adult, approximately 5’ 8” to 6’ tall, wearing a white hooded sweat shirt.



Theft/Taser Deployment

350 W. Hope Avenue


Officers responded to a shoplifter. As they arrested and placed him into the police vehicle he began fighting with the officer and kicking/damaging the car.  The officer deployed his taser to gain control of the suspect. Skyler Scothern (9/8/89) was booked into jail for retail theft, criminal mischief, and resisting arrest.



Drive by Shooting

1490 W. 700 S.


Shots were fired into a parked car at this address.  There is no suspect information, unknown motive, and no injuries.  Investigation is ongoing.

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