Watch Log: Wednesday, March 2, 2017
March 3, 2017
Watch Log: Saturday, March 4, 2017
March 6, 2017

Watch Command Log Reporting Period:
6 a.m. Friday, March 3, 2017 – 6 a.m. Saturday, March 4, 2017

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

8:46 p.m.
1000 W. 200 S.

A woman heard a noise coming from the downstairs of her home. She went to investigate and saw a male in her living room that she did not recognize. The suspect had moved her television towards the back door of the house. When she confronted him he said that someone had told him to come over and get the TV at which point the victim ran back upstairs and called police. Officers arrived and discovered that the back door had been kicked open, however the suspect was not located and nothing appeared to be missing from the home. The suspect is described as a white male adult in his late thirties, 6 feet tall, heavy build, spikey dark hair and a mustache wearing a red football style jersey.

8:57 p.m.
235 S. 500 W.

A 55 year-old man was discovered by security on the west side of the shelter with a stab wound to his back. There were no witnesses present and the victim was transported to a local hospital for his injuries. Investigating ongoing.

2:56 a.m.
1800 S. West Temple St.
17-39416 & 17-39412

Two men left a bar at the same time and walked along West Temple Street when both victims were attacked separately within minutes of each other. One victim stated a suspicious male attacked him and took his pocket knife that he had pulled out to defend himself.  The other victim stated a “friend” he was with was attempting to break into a vehicle when the victim said he shouldn’t do that. The “friend” then cut the victim on the face and chest with a small knife. The suspect from the first assault is described as a white male adult with a black jacket and long brown hair. The suspect from the second assault is described as a white male adult with a green jacket and a green back pack.

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