Watch Log: Friday, January 23, 2015
January 26, 2015
Watch Log: Sunday, January 25, 2015
January 26, 2015

Watch Command Log Reporting Period:

6 a.m. Saturday, January 24, 2015 – 6 a.m. Sunday, January 25, 2015


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6:59 p.m.
1224 E. Parkway Ave.

A motorist found the victim lying in the park strip near this address. The victim had a gun- shot wound. Medical responded and transported the victim to a local hospital where he was later pronounced dead.

After further investigation it was discovered that the victim Christian McDonald (5/1/90) was with a male acquaintance in the area.  The two got into an altercation where both subjects were shot by the other.

The second involved man went to a local hospital who contacted police.  This incident is still under investigation.  All parties involved have been identified; this appears to be an isolated incident with no ties to the area. The victim Christian McDonald resided in West Valley City.

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 us your crime tips to 274637. Start the text with the keyword TIPSLCPD (which routes it to SLCPD), then a space, followed by the relevant information or photos. Reference: crimetip