Watch Log: Thursday, February 19, 2015
February 20, 2015
Watch Log: Saturday, February 21, 2015
February 23, 2015

Watch Command Log Reporting Period:
6 a.m. Friday, February 20, 2015 – 6 a.m. Saturday, February 21, 2015

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

9:19 a.m.
Bank Robbery
79 S. Main St.

A male suspect entered the bank at the above address and approached a teller. He said he had a weapon and demanded cash. The teller complied and the suspect fled out the west doors of the bank and boarded a Trax train The suspect was described as a white male adult, approximately 20 years old, 5 feet 6 inches tall, brown hair, clean shaven, and was wearing a plaid jacket over a black hoodie.

12:20 p.m.
Bank Robbery Arrest
200 W. South Temple St.

Detectives investigating the morning bank robbery at 79 S. Main St. located the suspect walking near 200 W. South Temple St. Police took Joseph Madrigal, 31, into custody without incident. After interviews Joseph was booked into jail for aggravated robbery, warrants, and drug paraphernalia.

1:49 p.m.
922 E. 2100 S.

A male suspect entered the store at the listed address and went to the pharmacy. The suspect handed an employee a note demanding drugs. The employee complied and the suspect fled the store westbound. The suspect was described as a white male adult, 6 feet 2 inches tall, 35-40 years old, thin build, with a goatee, and was wearing a dark colored jacket, dark pants, a hat, and sunglasses.

10:27 p.m.
1366 S. Major St.

An officer attempted a traffic stop on a cyclist when the cyclist dumped his bike and fled on foot into an adjacent trailer park. Officers responded and contained the area. A police K9 was used to search the area and located Ashley Rickard, 38, hiding behind a trailer. Police booked Ashley for multiple warrants, fleeing and for a traffic violation.

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