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Watch Log: Saturday, February 1, 2014

6 a.m. Saturday, February 1, 2014 – 6 a.m. Sunday, February 2, 2014

SALT LAKE CITY — Each day Salt Lake City Police Department receives hundreds of calls for service, not all of which result in a report or arrest. Compiled by Watch Commanders in the field, the Watch Log is a summary of events they felt stood out in the last 24-hour period. 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, please visit slcpd.com/policecallsforservice.

5:34 p.m.
Burglary suspect arrested
535 N. Dexter
14-17739

After being located by officers in the area of 500 North Dexter, a burglary took off running. Demetrius Posey (5/24/76) tried to hide on top of a garage in this area. Officers were able to get him down from the roof and take him into custody.

11:35 p.m.
Occupied/Stolen Vehicle
700 S. 500 E.
14-17882, 14-17494

Officers stopped a vehicle for a red light violation and discovered the vehicle had been reported stolen earlier in the day. They identified the suspect as Tyler Jonathan Eyre (1/17/94) and booked him for the traffic violation, possession of a stolen vehicle, false information and warrants.

12:52 a.m.
Theft from a Vehicle
Foot Pursuit/K-9 Apprehension
14-17902

Officers were en-route to a call when they were flagged down by a citizen whose car had just been vandalized by a group of individuals. The description of the suspect vehicle was a white Dodge truck. Officers saw the suspect vehicle in the area of 1500 S. 1200 W. and conducted a traffic stop. Three of the occupants that were riding in the back of the truck jumped out and fled on foot. With the assistance of K-9, officers located the six juveniles involved and cited and released them to their parents.

Contact: Reporters seeking comment should contact the Public Information Officer at 801.799.NEWS (6397).

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