11/15/14 Homicide Suspect Arrested
November 16, 2014
Watch Log: Sunday, November 16, 2014
November 17, 2014

Watch Command Log Reporting Period:

6 a.m. Saturday, November 15, 2014 – 6 a.m. Sunday, November 16, 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 slcpd.com/policecallsforservice.

9:06 p.m.
1444 S. 700 W.

At approximately 9:00 p.m. Saturday, November 15, 2014, an altercation between Bradley Hancock and Quincy Lawson ensued during a concert at 1444 S. 700 W. Lawson brandished a gun and fired it at Hancock multiple times. Bradley Hancock (7/18/90) died at the scene. Another male, 24, was also struck by a bullet in the foot and was treated on scene by medical personnel. Lawson fled the scene.

Homicide detectives began working leads and located Lawson near Nephi. Quincy Lawson (8/17/94) was taken into custody and booked into jail for criminal homicide.

2:13 a.m.
1300 S West Temple

The victim walked into a local hospital with a gunshot wound to his calf. He stated he was walking in the area of the 7-Eleven, at 1300 S West Temple, when he heard two gunshots and one hit him in the leg. He could not provide any suspect information and Officers could not find a crime scene in the area where he said this occurred. The injury was not life threatening.

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