Watch Log: Tuesday, January 29, 2019
January 30, 2019
Watch Log: Thursday, January 31, 2019
February 1, 2019

Watch Command Log Reporting Period:
6 a.m. Wednesday, January 30, 2019 – 6 a.m. Thursday, January 31, 2019

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

9:32 a.m.
200 E. 400 S.

A man was shoved and then had his glasses taken by an unknown male. A second victim, was also pushed and his glasses were stomped on by a male with the same description. The suspect is described as a black male adult in his 30’s, 6 feet 4 inches tall, wearing a multi-colored beanie and green coat.

10:25 a.m.
Industrial accident
SLC Airport

A man was working on the third floor of the new terminal when he fell down an elevator shaft. As he fell he hit another worker. The first subject was transported to an area hospital in critical condition. The second subject was transported privately to a local hospital with minor injuries.

12:19 p.m.
Shots fired
1899 S. State St.

An altercation took place at the Alta Motel over a gun. At least two shots were fired and shell casings were located. No injuries or damage was reported. A female was arrested on numerous warrants unrelated to this incident. The first suspect is described as a Hispanic male adult with short brown hair, wearing a white t-shirt and a red bandana. The second suspect is described as a black male adult, wearing a black jacket with a hood, with a yellow scarf around his neck and black pants with white writing on the right leg. The third suspect is described as a black male adult with a blue jeans jacket, black pants and black shoes.

1:31 a.m.
Wanted person
2200 S. Redwood Rd.

Gang detectives received information that a wanted gang member was in the area. Officers observed a vehicle with a possible suspect inside. After positive identification was made a high hazard felony traffic stop was made and the suspect was taken into custody without incident. Officers booked Lisa Nicole Valdez, 31, into jail on eight felony warrants.

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