Watch Log: Sunday, July 5, 2015
July 6, 2015
In Memoriam: Sergeant John Johnston (1911)
July 8, 2015

Watch Command Log Reporting Period:

6 a.m. Monday, July 6, 2015 – 6 a.m. Tuesday, July 7, 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, visit

6:07 a.m.
1459 S. Roberta St.

Officers responded on a welfare check at the above address and discovered victim Edward Walker 57, deceased in his bedroom. Detectives are handling this as a homicide. At this time detectives are looking to talk with Jill Rae Montoya 34, as a person of interest in this case. She is known to frequent the area of 1300 South and State Street. If you have information as to where she is or any other information about this case please call Salt Lake City Police referencing case number 15-122978.


Jill Rae Montoya 34, wanted for questioning

1:21 a.m.
535 E.1700 S.

Two men entered the 7-11, with one jumping the counter. The suspects demanded money from the register. They exited the store with cash and cigarettes. The suspects were described as white or Hispanic males, early 20’s, both wearing white bandanas over their faces. No weapon was seen. No one was injured.

4:19 a.m.
1285 N. Redwood

Three people entered the 7-11. One of them brandished a weapon and demanded money. The clerk complied. The other two suspects tried and failed to open the beer cooler.  All then exited and fled north on foot. No one was injured. Suspect#1 is described as a Hispanic male, short black hair, blue bandana, black sleeveless T-shirt. Suspect #2 is described as an adult male, baseball cap, blue bandana, green shirt, khaki shorts. Suspect #3 is described as a female Hispanic adult, hair in a bun, red sweatshirt.

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