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September 16, 2014
Watch Log: Wednesday, September 17, 2014
September 18, 2014

Watch Command Log Reporting Period:

6 a.m. Tuesday, September 16, 2014 – 6 a.m. Wednesday, September 17, 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

3:15 p.m.
Attempted Bank Robbery
1467 S. Main St.

A vehicle with two men inside pulled up to the drive-up teller window. They were dressed in all black, long sleeve shirts, gloves, and wearing ski masks. They demanded money, threatening to shoot the teller. As the teller left the window to get the manager the suspects drove away. The suspect vehicle is possibly a Honda Civic, dark green with yellow racing stripes on the side. See possibly related case below.


3:55 p.m.
Suspicious circumstances
410 S. 400 E.

An alert bank customer saw a black vehicle pull into the parking lot with at least two persons inside, masks over their faces. The customer began to call police.  When the suspects saw that the customer had seen them they drove away. The suspect vehicle license plate was covered over.

6:50 p.m.
Aggravated assault
210 W. 500 S.

Officers responded to a call of an aggressive panhandler that was approaching vehicles in the drive-thru at McDonald’s. The male adult began striking a car with his guitar after the occupants refused to give him money. He then opened a passenger car door and assaulted a female occupant.  A security guard intervened and the suspect fled. Officers located him nearby. Ricardo Vigna (08/02/70) was booked on several charges including aggravated assault and resisting. The female victim was treated for minor injuries.


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