Watch Log: Wednesday, October 19, 2016
October 20, 2016
Watch Log: Friday, October 21, 2016
October 24, 2016

Watch Command Log Reporting Period:
6 a.m. Thursday, October 20, 2016 – 6 a.m. Friday, October 21, 2016

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

12:55 p.m.
500 E. South Temple St.

A man walked to his vehicle in a parking lot and opened his car door when a suspect pointed handgun at him and demanded his wallet. The suspect took items and fled the scene in a rusty gold van. The suspect is described as a Hispanic male with a tattoo under his left eye, wearing a black and gray hoodie and gray jogging pants.

8:00 p.m.
155 W. Lucy Ave.

A man was walking to the Trax station and was approached by 4-5 males described as Hispanic or black. A male wearing a red hoodie pulled a handgun and demanded the victim’s belongings. After taking items the suspects left on foot and were not located. Investigation ongoing.

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