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August 11, 2020
Watch Log: Thursday, August 6, 2020
August 11, 2020

Watch Command Log Reporting Period:

6 a.m. Wednesday, August 5, 2020 – 6 a.m. Thursday, August 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


10:08 a.m.
425 S. Redwood Rd.

A male entered the Maverik and took an item without paying. The manager confronted the suspect, who in threatened to kill her. Officers located the suspect nearby and recovered the item he took. Eric Self, 32, was booked into jail for robbery.


2:34 a.m.
1130 W. 300 N.

Officers were investigating an assault at this address. A male saw the officers and immediately fled from them as he believed they were looking for him. Officers gave chase and apprehended the male a short distance away. Armando Garcia, 22, was booked into jail for warrants and fleeing. He was not related to the initial assault call in any way.


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