Watch Log: Monday, December 5, 2016
December 6, 2016
Press Release: Salt Lake City Police Children’s Book Drive
December 7, 2016

Watch Command Log Reporting Period:
6 a.m. Tuesday, December 6, 2016 – 6 a.m. Wednesday, December 7, 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

7:00 a.m.
Fatal auto-pedestrian accident
2400 S. 1300 E.

A man and his brother were crossing 1300 East on foot. Both individuals were outside of a crosswalk wearing dark clothing in low-light conditions. A driver traveling northbound on 1300 East had a green light and was unable to stop in time and struck Lester Dewey, age 41. The subject was transported to local hospital and was pronounced dead.

10:08 a.m.
111 W. 800 S.

A man and woman entered a business and concealed merchandise. A clerk confronted the two and was punched in the face. The two suspects then fled the store and got onto a nearby Trax train. Officers observed the suspects exit the train nearby and took them into custody. Police booked Michael Trainer, 28, into jail for robbery and Jayme Mares, 34, for retail theft, possession of a controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia.

11:33 a.m.
Child endangerment
545 W. 200 S.

Officers made contact with a suspicious vehicle and observed drug paraphernalia in plain view and within reach of their 12 year old child. Officers booked Joshua Keyes, 35, and Kimberly Koich-Keyes, 37, into jail for child endangerment and possession of drug paraphernalia. DCFS was notified and the juvenile was taken to the Christmas Box House.

To share information about this or other criminal activity with the Salt Lake City Police Department, please call (801) 799-3000. To remain anonymous, text us your crime tips to 274637. Start the text with the keyword TIPSLCPD (which routes it to SLCPD), then a space, followed by the relevant information or photos. Reference: crimetip