Press Release: Media Availability Tomorrow
September 30, 2014
Watch Log: Wednesday, October 01, 2014
October 2, 2014

Watch Command Log Reporting Period:
6 a.m. Tuesday, September 30, 2014 – 6 a.m. Wednesday, October 01, 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

12:59 p.m.
Aggravated robbery
455 E. 500 S.

A 33-year-old male was withdrawing cash from an ATM when a male approached him and demanded his cash.  The victim complied and began to yell for help. The suspect fled on foot and was located in the area by responding officers.  Soroush Sharifpour (5/2/81) was booked into jail for aggravated robbery, possession of heroin, possession of drug paraphernalia and a hold for adult probation and parole.

3:30 p.m.
50 N. 900 W.

A man entered the business and stole several items from the store. He was recognized by the employee as a suspect in previous theft case. The employee attempted to confront the suspect but allowed him to leave when the suspect stated he had a weapon. The suspect was described as a male black adult, 35-49 years old, 5 feet 8 inches tall, 180 pounds, black hair, brown eyes, with facial hair.

5:42 p.m.
Animal Cruelty
400 S. 400 E.

Officers responded to reports of animal cruelty and made contact with Kevin Flowers (3/17/84). After determining that animal abuse had occurred Flowers resisted when officers attempted to take him into custody. Officers attempted to gain control of Flowers by using pepper spray and Taser to no effect. Flowers was eventually taken into custody and booked into jail for animal cruelty, resisting arrest, possession of another’s prescription and warrants.  Animal Control responded and took custody of the dog.

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