Watch Log: Saturday, August 23, 2014
August 25, 2014
In Memoriam: Chief Andrew H. Burt (1883)
August 25, 2014

Watch Command Log Reporting Period:

6 a.m. Sunday, August 24, 2014 – 6 a.m. Monday, August 25, 2014

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, please visit

5:38 a.m.
Attempt Burglary/Trespass
1000 N. Warm Springs Road

The complainant reported that she observed people climbing over the fence surrounding the Granite Construction site.  Officers responded and observed three males running westbound from the property.  Officers pursued on foot and were able to take Sheldon Yazzie (4-5-94) into custody.  Two other males ran into the area of 800 N. and 900 W. Containment was set up quickly but the additional suspects were not located.  Suspects described as males, one wearing a black shirt and black shorts the second suspect wearing a grey sweatshirt.  Yazzie was booked into jail for outstanding warrants and trespass.

10:35 a.m.
Brandishing/Disorderly conduct
210 S. Rio Grande

Metro Officers were on an unrelated call when the Letifha Lynn Yazzie (2-8-93) began to approach them with an open box cutter.  After giving her instruction several times to drop the knife she finally complied and was taken into custody.  Yazzie was booked into jail for brandishing a weapon with intent to commit an assault and disorderly conduct.

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