Watch Log: Saturday, January 4, 2020
January 8, 2020
Watch Log: Monday, January 6, 2020
January 8, 2020

Watch Command Log Reporting Period:

6 a.m. Sunday, January 5, 2020 – 6 a.m. Monday, January 6, 2020


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


7:27 a.m.
Traffic Incident
900 W. North Temple

A black Tesla was seen driving westbound at a high rate of speed on North Temple. The vehicle ran the light at 900 West striking a black Nissan Sentra. The two occupants of the Tesla were thrown from the vehicle. An officer arrived on scene and found the driver of the Sentra unconscious and not breathing. The officer pulled the driver from the vehicle and began CPR. Medical arrived and took over transporting all involved to local hospitals. The driver of the Sentra and the passenger of the Tesla are in critical conditions, and the driver of the Tesla is in serious but stable condition and is facing DUI charges.


10:06 a.m.
675 N. Victory Road

Robert Lowry, 51, was found deceased lying under a tree on the hillside by hikers on the Hell Canyon Ensign Peak Trail. There was no obvious signs of trauma or death. The Medical Examiner took possession of the body and will perform an autopsy to hopefully determine cause of death.


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