In Memoriam: Sergeant John H. Johnston (1911)
July 8, 2017
Watch Log: Saturday, July 8, 2017
July 10, 2017

Watch Command Log Reporting Period:
6 a.m. Friday, July 7, 2017 – 6 a.m. Saturday, July 8, 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 

8:20 a.m.
Vehicle burglary
624 E. 600 S.

A man was seen attempting to break into a vehicle. Officers arrived and took the suspect into custody. Officers booked Ashton Eichers, 24, into jail for possession of a controlled substance with intent to distribute, possession of drug paraphernalia, possession of burglary tools, and warrants.

10:51 a.m.
600 S. 300 E.

Officers responded on a burglary in progress. A man was taken into custody as he was attempting to flee from the residence. Officers booked David Jackson, 60, into jail for burglary, theft, possession of drug paraphernalia, false information, and several outstanding warrants including one issued out of California for burglary.

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