Watch Log: Saturday, February 23, 2019
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February 25, 2019

Watch Command Log Reporting Period:
6 a.m. Sunday, February 24, 2019 – 6 a.m. Monday, February 25, 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

6:04 a.m.
Recovered stolen firearm
215 W. South Temple St.

Radisson Hotel security staff located a male passed out with a handgun concealed in his pants. Officers approached the suspect, secured the weapon and took him into custody. The firearm was confirmed stolen out of another agency. Officers booked Jeffrey Eugene Beasley, 35, into jail for theft by receiving stolen property, carrying a weapon by a restricted person, possession of a controlled substance and public intoxication.

5:39 p.m.
111 W. 800 S.

A Seven Eleven clerk observed a suspect committing a theft. The clerk confronted the suspect and retrieved the merchandise from him.  The suspect told the employee that he was going to come back and shoot him as he snatched other food items from the shelf while he was leaving. The suspect is described as a black male adult wearing a green North Star cap, green boots and a black hoodie. The suspect was heavy set and drove a newer gold BMW 7 series.

To share information about this or other criminal activity with the Salt Lake City Police Department, please call (801) 799-3000. To remain anonymous, text us your crime tips to 274637. Start the text with the keyword TIPSLCPD (which routes it to SLCPD), then a space, followed by the relevant information or photos. Reference: crimetip