Watch Log: Saturday, June 7, 2014
June 9, 2014
Watch Log: Monday, June 9, 2014
June 10, 2014

Watch Command Log Reporting Period:

6 a.m. Sunday, June 8, 2014 – 6 a.m. Monday, June 9, 2014


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

11:10 a.m.
Burglary in Progress
454 W. 600 N.

Officers responded to a burglary in progress at the May Foundry & Machine Company. The complainant informed officers that he had seen a suspect inside the building. Officers contained the building and then made entry. They observed a man hiding in the roof area of the building.  Daniel Howard (8/24/75) was taken into custody.  Howard was charged with possession of methamphetamine, trespassing and warrants.

4:47 p.m.
742 S. 400 E.

A woman went to an apartment to pick up a friend’s vehicle. Upon arrival, she was attacked by two women while a man blocked the doorway. The attackers beat the woman and stole her purse, then left the scene in a car. An officer saw the vehicle and conducted a traffic stop, during which the victim’s purse was found. Officers arrested driver Chad Gallegos (3/9/82) and passenger Alma Lopez (6/3/85) for robbery, as well as possession of a controlled substance found in the vehicle.

8:51 p.m.
Drug Arrest
31 E. 1700 S.

An officer observed suspicious people in a car parked in the parking lot of a credit union at this address. His surprise approach interrupted a drug deal between Reed Grover (6/2/73) and Victor Silvera (8/9/53). Grover was booked for possession of more than an ounce of meth with intent to distribute and possession of drug paraphernalia. Silvera was booked for possession of meth and drug paraphernalia.

To share information about this or other criminal activity with the Salt Lake City Police Department, please call (801) 799-3000. To remain anonymous, text the keyword TIPSLCPD plus any relevant information to 274637. Reference: crimetip.