Watch Log: Monday, August 3, 2020
August 5, 2020
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Watch Command Log Reporting Period:

6 a.m. Tuesday, August 4, 2020 – 6 a.m. Wednesday, August 5, 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

11:38 a.m.
Bank Robbery
376 E. 400 S.

Vu Nguyen, 45, entered the Chase Bank at this address and robbed it. He fled on foot. With help from the Downtown Ambassadors, officers were able to locate Nguyen and take him into custody. He is responsible for two other bank robberies recently. Nguyen was booked into jail for robbery.

1:39 p.m.
Aggravated Assault with a Vehicle
250 N. 700 W.

The victim was seen arguing with the driver of a gray sedan. The victim was then walking on the sidewalk at 250 N. 700 W. when the driver of the gray vehicle drove up on the sidewalk and grass and struck the victim from behind. The suspect fled the scene. The victim was taken to a local hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

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