Watch Command Log Reporting Period: 6 a.m. Friday, November 24, 2017 – 6 a.m. Saturday, November 25, 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 slcpd.com/policecallsforservice.
11:56 p.m. Assault on police officer/Foot pursuit
420 W. 200 S.
Two officers observed Andrew Marsden (25) smoking spice. Upon making contact one officer went to their vehicle to run the subject on their computer for a positive identification and warrants. When Marsden attempted to stand up, the other officer placed their hand on his shoulder to assist him back to a seated position. Marsden punched the officer in the head with a closed fist and fled on foot. Marsden was taken into custody a short distance away. The officer sustained minor injuries.
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