Watch Log: Monday, May 8, 2017
May 9, 2017
Watch Log; Wednesday, May 10, 2017
May 11, 2017

Watch Command Log Reporting Period:
6 a.m. Tuesday, May 9, 2017 – 6 a.m. Wednesday, May 10, 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

9:12 a.m.
410 S. 900 E.

A man entered a business and was seen hiding merchandise in his pants. He was confronted by the manager at the exit. The suspect pulled out a knife, motioning it towards the manager and walked out of the store. He fled the scene in a white 2 door car with a temporary tag. The suspect is described as a white male adult in his 20’s, 5 feet 8 inches tall, 160 lbs., black hair, wearing a black and white beanie cap and a white tank top with cut off sleeves.

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