Watch Log: Tuesday, June 5, 2018
June 6, 2018
Watch Log: Friday, June 8, 2018
June 11, 2018

Watch Command Log Reporting Period:
6 a.m. Wednesday, June 6, 2018 – 6 a.m. Thursday, June 7, 2018

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

 6:17 a.m.
Retail theft
350 W. Hope Ave.

Officers working part-time at Walmart attempted to take a man into custody for retail theft when the suspect fled on foot. Containment was set up and the suspect was taken into custody. Officers booked Jason Anthony Law, 24, into jail for retail theft and fleeing on foot.

11:39 a.m.
2230 S. 700 E.

A woman was walking to her vehicle when she was approached by a man. The suspect pointed a handgun at the victim and demanded her purse. He then fled on foot. The suspect is described as a white male adult, 5 feet 4 inches tall, thin build, 40-50 years-old with a salt and pepper colored goatee. The suspect was wearing a tan shirt, camo pants and a black baseball cap.

11:26 p.m.
Foot pursuit
480 S. Navajo St.

Officers were watching a vehicle that had previously fled multiple times, when they observed the owner approach the car. Officers approached the owner and he fled on foot. Due to the suspects aggression towards officers and past history a Taser was used to take the suspect into custody. Officers booked Robert Flores, 31, into jail for fleeing, interference and several outstanding warrants.

2:43 a.m.
1200 W. 1000 N.

A man was stopped at a red light, when he was punched through an open window, pulled from the car, assaulted and then had his vehicle stolen. The suspects are described as three Polynesian males in their 20’s wearing dark clothes. One of the suspects may have been wearing a flannel hoodie. The stolen vehicle is described as a blue 2011 Toyota Corolla.

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