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Watch Log: Wednesday, October 17, 2012

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.

DAY SHIFT

No significant events.

AFTERNOON SHIFT

1916
Assault/Suspicious Death
873 E. South Temple St.
12-182074

A 53-year-old man had just gotten a drink from the cooler when Alfred Montoya, 62, entered the store. The men exchanged words and a physical altercation ensued. Montoya left the store and collapsed in the front seat of his car. He was transported to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead. The medical examiner has custody of the body and will determine the manner and cause of death.

GRAVEYARD SHIFT

0502
Traffic Accident
1700 South 900 West
12-182294

A woman was driving northbound on 900 West when she collided with an eastbound semi-truck on 1700 South. Her car became wedged under the truck and was dragged 100 to 200 feet east of the intersection. Fire extricated from the vehicle and transported her to a local hospital in critical condition. She has since been upgraded to stable condition.

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

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