Watch Command Log Reporting Period:
6 a.m. Tuesday, February 19, 2019 – 6 a.m. Wednesday, February 20, 2019
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 slcpd.com/policecallsforservice.
1100 W. Illinois Ave
The victim confronted the driver of a black Mercedes for blocking the street on Illinois Ave. The driver of the Mercedes stepped out of the vehicle and brandished a black handgun stating he “owned the street”. Police were called as driver of the vehicle fled the area in the Mercedes. The Mercedes has been identified as being involved in several incidents as well as fleeing from officers. As officers were on scene with the victim the vehicle drove by again. Officers searched the area and found the vehicle unoccupied at 1042 S. Pueblo. The Mercedes was then impounded and towed to evidence. Gang detectives are investigating who the driver of the vehicle was.
535 E. 1700 S.
The suspect entered the 7-11 at the above location. The suspect demanded money from the clerk while brandishing a small weapon. The suspect exited the store and ran off with an undetermined amount of money. The suspect was described as a white male adult about 25-30 years old, black shirt wrapped around neck and face, wearing a gray shirt, dark pants, sunglasses, black hat, and white shoes.
1667 N. Beck Street
A witness reported a male forcing entry into a storage unit at Beck Street Storage. The male was carrying property from the unit to a car. Officers arrived with K9s and assisted in searching the area. Suspect was located by a K9 Officer and his dog. The suspect did not cooperate and was bitten on the hand while being taken into custody. The suspect was taken to a local hospital and treated for his injury. The suspect was identified as Abram Harris, 48, he was booked into jail for burglary and related charges.
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