Watch Command Log Reporting Period:
6 a.m. Saturday, June 21, 2014 – 6 a.m. Sunday, June 21, 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.
Robbery with a gun
401 East 1st Avenue
The victims were robbed at gun point today just outside the Java Jive Coffee House. Both victims were sitting on the curb talking when they were approached by the suspect. The suspect grabbed their purses that were on the ground and then he pointed a handgun at them. One victim gave chase on foot after the suspect; the other remained at the scene. Other citizens tried to stop the suspect; he pulled a gun on them too. The suspect fled the scene in a vehicle. Detectives are interested in talking with a Michael Heiner (1/10/90), as a person of interest in this case.
Robbery with a knife
2015 South 500 East
The victims were cut off in traffic today while traveling north bound on State Street at 2100 South. They elected to “flip off” the other car as they drove by. The suspect vehicle followed them home to the above listed address and followed them into their own garage. The suspects pulled in behind the victims exited their car and demanded the drivers wallet at knife point. Both suspects were described as: male, black, adults, in their 20’s, with short hair. The suspect vehicle was described as a white, Ford Focus.
To share information about this or other criminal activity with the Salt Lake City Police Department, please call (801) 799-3000. To remain anonymous, text the keyword TIPSLCPD plus any relevant information to 274637. Reference: crimetip.