Watch Log: Saturday, August 12, 2017
August 14, 2017
Update on Officer Involved Critical Incident From Last Night
August 14, 2017

Watch Command Log Reporting Period:
6 a.m. Sunday, August 13, 2017 – 6 a.m. Monday, August 14, 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

8:45 p.m.
615 S. 200 W.

A man entered the store, selected items and attempted to exit without paying. When confronted, the suspect punched the employee in the face and fled. The suspect was described as a white male adult, 50 years old, with short dirty blonde hair, a scruffy face, wearing a black hooded sweatshirt.

11:32 p.m.
Auto-pedestrian accident
200 S. State St.

A group was crossing State Street in a crosswalk when a southbound vehicle struck two of the pedestrians, females, 31 and 21. Both victims sustained injuries, one severe head injuries, and were transported to local hospitals. Investigation ongoing.

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