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Watch Log: Saturday, August 30, 2014
September 2, 2014

Watch Command Log Reporting Period:

6 a.m. Friday, August 29, 2014 – 6 a.m. Saturday, August 30, 2014

SALT LAKE CITY— The Salt Lake City Police Department receives hundreds of calls for service each day. Not all calls result in a report or arrest. Compiled by Watch Commanders in the field, the Watch Log is a summary of events that stand out to them in a given 24-hour period. Call times listed are approximate and typically reflect the first call received by SLC911 (Dispatch) for a given case. 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

11:03 p.m.
Recovered stolen motorcycle/Arrest
164 S Jeremy St

A witness reported seeing a man parking a motorcycle behind a vacant home. Officers confronted the subject and he ran. Officers were able to locate the suspect with the assistance of a K9 officer. The suspect attempted to climb a tree onto a roof and resisted as officers had taken him into custody. An officer deployed his CED (taser) and the suspect was arrested. Nathan Potter (3/18/81) was booked into jail for possession of the stolen property, fleeing, and resisting arrest. One officer was treated at a local hospital for a sprained ankle and K9 officer was treated on scene for a cut on his arm.

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