Watch Log: Tuesday, January 1, 2013
January 2, 2013
Chief’s Message: Metals Thefts
January 3, 2013

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.


Telephonic Threats
550 W. 300 S.

Police received two 911 phone calls from a cell phone. The caller made threatening statements including a reference to “Greyhound” blowing up. The investigation lead officers to Roland Velasca (2/3/88). He was arrested and booked into jail for terroristic threats, concealed weapon, possession marijuana, and two unrelated warrants.


2227 S. Highland Drive

A male approached the concession counter at the Movies 10. When the clerk opened the cash register the male lifted up his shirt and showed the clerk a handgun and demanded money. The clerk gave him the money and the male exited the theater heading west bound. Another witness observed the male get into a tan colored sedan. The suspect was described as an older white male wearing a dark green coat with a fur lined hood, dark pants and large black snow gloves.

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