Watch Log: Thursday, December 29, 2016
December 30, 2016
Watch Log: Saturday, December 31, 2016
January 3, 2017

Watch Command Log Reporting Period:
6 a.m. Friday, December 30, 2016 – 6 a.m. Saturday, December 31, 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

7:17 p.m.
1313 W. Indiana Ave.

A man walked into the restaurant and pulled out a handgun. He jumped the counter while employees fled to the back room. The suspect was described as black male adult, tall and skinny build, with facial hair, and was wearing a red hoodie and black pants.

7:27 p.m.
950 W. 1700 S.

A male walked into the Apollo Burger and pulled out a handgun. The suspect jumped the counter, grabbed money out of the till and the left out the back door. The suspect was described as a black male adult, skinny build, wearing saggy grey jeans, black Air Jordans, a nylon Raiders jacket, grey and white checkered beanie and black gloves with white dots on the knuckles.

10:01 p.m.
600 N. 1000 W.

A man heard some noises behind his house. When he went outside he saw 3 men with his car jack that he had stored in his garage. When the victim confronted the suspects he was sprayed in the face with pepper spray. The suspects fled the area in a Nissan Xterra. Officers later located the vehicle at 162 North 1000 West and found it to be stolen. Officers booked Terry Lyday, 42, into jail for possession of a stolen vehicle, burglary, aggravated robbery and obstruction of justice.

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