SLCPD Needs Your Help Locating Suspect in Homicide
July 14, 2015
Public Notice: Evidence Disposal Monday, July 27, 2015
July 16, 2015

Watch Command Log Reporting Period:

6 a.m. Tuesday, July 14, 2015 – 6 a.m. Wednesday, July 15, 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

4:07 p.m.
201 W 1700 S (Seven Peaks Water Park)

A white male, approximately 60 years old with grey hair, wearing tight navy blue shorts and a cut off white shirt was standing behind a wall near the front entrance of Seven Peaks.  Two female juveniles witnessed the male stroking his penis on the outside of his shorts, then lifting his shorts exposing himself.  The juveniles went to get their dad who was near the entrance.  When the male noticed that the juveniles were informing their dad he left the park heading west.  The dad never saw the male, or which direction he headed. Officers checked the area for the suspect, but he was not located.

7:39 p.m.
Aggravated Assault
205 W 400 S

An employee at the liquor store noticed the suspect, Darrell Anderson (49 yrs old) kicking another male in the store parking lot.  The employee exited the store and told Anderson to stop or he would summon the officer working inside.  Anderson pulled a knife out of his pocket and pointed it at the employee.  The off duty AP&P Officer came out of the store and told Anderson to stop.  Anderson walked across the street and continued to ignore commands to stop.  SLCPD Officers were sent to the store on a report of an Officer fighting with a man armed with a knife.  Officers arrived and when they went to take Anderson into custody he resisted and had to be taken to the ground. Anderson was booked for aggravated assault, resisting and non-compliant sex offender.

9:45 p.m.
425 S 300 W

The victim walked into the lobby of the Hampton Inn with a stab wound to his abdomen.  He said he had been jumped by 5 or 6 people in between the Rescue Mission and the Maverick station on 400 W and 500 S.  He said he was stabbed and then hit on the head with a crowbar. The victim was transported to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. Officers were unable to locate a crime scene.

1:44 a.m.
Burglary in Progress
949 W Quayle Ave

The victim reported that he saw a male in the fenced area of his business property. The male fled and was seen on a nearby roof. Officers set up containment and with K9 searched the area; they located the suspect, Bradley Blinks (51yrs old) hiding on the roof. Blinks was booked into jail for burglary.

02:51 a.m.
Suspicious Device
1344 S Cheyenne St

Metro Gangs conducted a traffic stop and inside of the vehicle they found 2 military surplus artillery projectiles which had blue paint to suggest inert rounds.  The projectiles had been tampered with and had a liquid and a white powder leaking from them.  Bomb Squad responded and secured the projectiles and determined they were in fact “inert” rounds.


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