Watch Log: Saturday, May 23, 2015
May 26, 2015
Watch Log: Monday, May 25, 2015
May 26, 2015

Watch Command Log Reporting Period:

6 a.m. Sunday, May 24, 2015 – 6 a.m. Monday, May 25, 2015


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

7:27 a.m.
Aggravated robbery
350 W. South Temple

A 24-year-old man was approached by another man at the TRAX station. The suspect brandished a weapon and demanded everything in the victim’s pockets. The victim picked up a large rock and chased the suspect down the street. The suspect, with weapon, was eventually located by police and taken into custody.  James Gardner, 28, was booked for aggravated robbery.

10:00 p.m.
Drive-by shooting
212 S.1400 W.

A witness stated he observed what may have been a black Chevy Trailblazer traveling northbound on 1400 West. Someone inside fired shots from the vehicle. Officers found that two of the shots struck a parked car and other shots hit a building.  There were no reported injuries.

12:00 a.m.
Stolen vehicle
1st Ave. B St.

A victim called police and said he had received a tip that his stolen car was in the area of the avenues. Police responded and located the car with two persons inside. Ricky Lewis, 39, and Jaime Turnbow, 36, were both booked for possession of a stolen vehicle and other charges.

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 us your crime tips to 274637. Start the text with the keyword TIPSLCPD (which routes it to SLCPD), then a space, followed by the relevant information or photos. Reference: crimetip