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Watch Command Log Reporting Period:

6 a.m. Monday, December 30, 2013 – 6 a.m. Tuesday, December 31, 2013

SALT LAKE CITY — Each day Salt Lake City Police Department receives hundreds of calls for service, not all of which result in a report or arrest. Compiled by Watch Commanders in the field, the Watch Log is a summary of events they felt stood out in the last 24-hour period. 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, please visit

12:27 p.m.
Bank Robbery
1420 S. 300 W.

Two men arrived at Brighton Bank in a cab. One of them entered the bank and demanded money. The teller complied. The suspect exited the bank and tried to get back into the cab when the dye pack exploded. Both suspects fled westbound on foot. Suspect #1 (who entered the bank): male white adult, balding or shaved head, brown stubble beard and moustache, wearing a tan hoodie, gray undershirt and jeans. Suspect #2: male white adult.

12:37 p.m.
Child Abuse
2393 S. 800 E.

A hospital official contacted the police department on a possible child abuse of a one-year-old boy. Detectives initiated an investigation and arrested Brian Taylor (12/28/89), the mother’s boyfriend, for 2nd degree felony child abuse. The child is currently on life support.

12:39 p.m.
Bank Robbery
711 S. State St.

A man entered the bank approached the teller and demanded money. The teller complied and the suspect exited the bank. He was last seen running east along 700 South. The suspect is described as a male Hispanic adult, late 30’s, thin build, 5 feet 7 inches tall, wearing a black beanie, black coat with white liner, and black T-shirt.

**Update-Robbery detectives took Jose De Los Santos (4/30/73) into custody and booked him into jail for this robbery.

Contact: Reporters seeking comment should contact the Public Information Officer at 801.799.NEWS (6397).