Watch Log: Tuesday, December 27, 2016
December 28, 2016
Watch Log: Thursday, December 29, 2016
December 30, 2016

Watch Command Log Reporting Period:
6 a.m. Wednesday, December 28, 2016 – 6 a.m. Thursday, December 29, 2016

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, visit

10:43 a.m.
2274 S. 1300 E.

A man entered the store and demanded the cash from the clerk. The clerk opened the till, the suspect took the cash and fled the area in a silver Cadillac sedan. The suspect was described as a white male adult, approximately 40 years old, 5 feet 7 inches to 5 feet 9 inches tall, heavy set, wearing a tan coat over a grey hooded sweatshirt, dark gloves, a black bandana over his face and sunglasses.

2:08 a.m.
1490 S. 400 W.

Security observed a man on the property trying to steal a large jack. The suspect fought with security when he was confronted, attempting to hit the security guard with pipe. The suspect fled and police deployed a K-9 to track him. The K-9 found the suspect hiding under a tree in the snow alongside the freeway. The suspect received a puncture wound to the arm from the dog. Police booked David Larson, 29, into jail for theft, aggravated assault and possession of heroin.

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