Watch Log: Friday, December 25, 2015
December 28, 2015
Watch Log: Sunday, December 27, 2015
December 28, 2015

Watch Command Log Reporting Period:

6 a.m. Saturday, December 26, 2015 – 6 a.m. Sunday, December 27, 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

6:53 p.m.
1400 W. 600 N.

As woman was walking home on 600 North she was approached by a man who she believes she had seen earlier in the McDonalds. He was holding a knife and demanded her purse. He forcefully took the purse from the female. The suspect is described as a Hispanic male adult, 6 feet tall, medium build, wearing a gray hoodie underneath a black coat, and a multi colored bandana over his nose and mouth.

1:22 a.m.
Drive by shooting
1100 S. 200 E.

3 people were on their front porch when an unknown vehicle approached. The occupant of the vehicle fired multiple rounds from a .22 cal weapon. At least one of the rounds struck the home and a piece of shrapnel struck one of the victims in the left leg. The witnesses all gave different descriptions of the suspect vehicle, ranging from White, Gray, and Black as well as an SUV or a small 4 door sedan. At 3:25 a.m. another shot from a .22 cal weapon was fired through the front window of the home. A male victim stated he had glass in his eye from the broken window but was cleared by medical on scene. Officers were assigned to the house as a precaution for the remainder of the shift.


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