The Watch Command Log is a daily summary of events of significance compiled by Watch Commanders. There are three watches in a 24-hour period: days, afternoons and graveyards. Items contained in the Watch Command Log 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.
No significant events.
1929 Assault/Stolen Vehicle 802 S. 900 W. 12-180849
A male adult assaulted a clerk and then ran from the store. He jumped into a nearby vehicle that had the keys in it and drove away. Officers located the suspect in the stolen vehicle a short distance away. He ran from them but was taken into custody a short time later. The stolen vehicle was recovered. Joseph Valdez (6/12/76) was booked into jail for assault, possession of a stolen vehicle, possession of stolen credit cards, fleeing and possession of narcotics.
2144 Stolen Vehicle/Traffic Accident 1395 W. 1300 S. 12-178464
A stolen vehicle was traveling eastbound on 1300 South when it collided with a parked car. Officers responded and located four of the five juveniles who had been in the vehicle. They were transported to area hospitals for treatment of their injuries. Investigation is continuing.
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