Watch Log: Sunday, March 8, 2015
March 9, 2015
Suspect in Officer Involved Shooting Booked into Jail
March 11, 2015

Watch Command Log Reporting Period:

6 a.m. Tuesday March 10, 2015 – 6 a.m. Wednesday March 11, 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

12:46 a.m.
Aggravated assault/arrest
170 W. 600 S.

Officers responded to reports of a 36-year-old female with a stab wound to her right forearm. The victim was transported to the hospital in stable condition. The female suspect was located nearby. The women were acquaintances and had been in an argument. Drugs may have been a factor in the assault. 22-year-old Letisha Yazzie had blood on her hands and had the knife used in the assault. She was booked for aggravated assault and possession of amphetamine.


12:54 a.m.
Recovered stolen vehicle/arrest
1953 W. California Ave.

Dispatch received a call of a traffic accident near Sapp Brothers. When an officer arrived he saw several men pushing a car over to the gas pumps. The car had front-end damage. The officer detained two of the men as he investigated. One of them suddenly jumped into the vehicle and attempted to start it. The officer struggled with him, pulling him out of the car and arresting him. The car was found to be stolen. The arrested male turned out to be a juvenile and was booked into Juvenile Detention Center for possession of a stolen vehicle, fleeing, and resisting arrest. The officer sustained a laceration to his knee and was treated at a local hospital.


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