In Memoriam: Sergeant Thomas W. Stroud
January 5, 2013
Watch Log: Saturday, January 5, 2013
January 7, 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.



Homicide/Suicide Death

1011 S. 400 E.


Officers and Fire personnel responded to the above address on a welfare check. Once access to the residence was gained, a 67-year-old man and a 70-year-old man were found deceased inside. Efforts are still being made to locate next-of-kin for both men. Preliminary reports from the Medical Examiner’s Office conclude that the 70-year-old man shot the 67-year-old man before shooting himself.




2040 S. State Street


 A suspect armed with a handgun entered the Sconecutter restaurant and demanded money. After obtaining cash, the suspect fled the restaurant. The suspect is described as a white male, 5 feet 8 inches tall, 20–30 years with a high voice and a thin build. The suspect wore white gloves, a black beanie and a white colored parka that had black sleeves.


No significant events.

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