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June 16, 2014
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June 16, 2014

Watch Command Log Reporting Period:

6 a.m. Sunday, June 15, 2014 – 6 a.m. Monday, June 16, 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

12:49 p.m.
531 E. 400 S. Walgreens

The suspect entered the store with a shopping cart. He selected various items and then tried to exit the store without paying for them. He was stopped by an employee and the suspect sprayed something in the employees’ eyes (pepper spray) and then left the store without the shopping cart.  He was described as a male, white, adult, 20’s, 5’7, 140 lbs, wearing a shirt with black and yellow lettering on it, black baseball cap, and tattoos on his neck.

5:00 p.m.
Attempted Homicide
1134 S. 400 E.

An officer was flagged down in the area of the listed address.  He discovered a male bleeding from a large laceration on his forearm and the female suspect still on scene.  The suspect Tasha Davis (10/27/89) had become enraged while she and her neighbor were arguing. She retrieved a Samurai Sword from her apartment.  She attacked the victim; swinging the long sword at him repeatedly.  The victim blocked one of the swings with his forearm, causing a deep laceration.  Davis’s boyfriend grabbed Davis and subdued her just as the officers arrived on scene.  Davis was booked into jail for Attempted Murder.

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.