Watch Log: Thursday, May 28, 2020
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Watch Command Log Reporting Period:

6 a.m. Friday, May 29, 2020 – 6 a.m. Saturday, May 30, 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 each 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


7:42 a.m.
DUI/Weapons Possession
25 N. Redwood Rd.

Officers responded to an unresponsive person in a vehicle. Upon arrival an open container of alcohol and a handgun were in plain view next to the driver. The investigation determined the driver was intoxicated and the handgun was reported stolen. Richard Salazar, 23, was booked for DUI, possession of a stolen firearm, possession of a firearm by a restricted person and open container.

4:51 p.m.
Aggravated Assault
242 W. Paramount Ave.

The victim and the suspect were engaged in an argument but went their separate ways. A short time later the suspect entered a vehicle and drove towards the victim, nearly striking him. The suspect fled the scene in the vehicle. No one was injured, investigation ongoing.

9:26 p.m.
Auto Pedestrian Accident
900 E. 1700 S.

A vehicle travelling east on 1700 South made a left turn to enter a parking lot. A bicyclist travelling west collided with the rear of the vehicle. The cyclist sustained critical injuries and was taken to an area hospital. Investigation is continuing.

11:12 p.m.
309 E. 100 S.

The victim and the suspect were drinking and engaging in a debate when the suspect became upset. The suspect grabbed a knife and stabbed himself, then stabbed the victim. The victim sustained non-life-threatening inuires. Angel Navarijo, 27, was treated for his injuries and then booked into jail for aggravated assault.


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