Watch Log: Saturday, August 29, 2020
September 1, 2020
Watch Log: Monday, August 31, 2020
September 1, 2020

Watch Command Log Reporting Period:

6 a.m. Sunday, August 30, 2020 – 6 a.m. Monday, August 31, 2020


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



5:07 a.m.

Hit and Run

556 E. 300 S.



Officers responded to a hit and run at the above address. Officers located the driver who fled from them on foot. Officers were eventually able to take the suspect into custody. Rodolfo Florez Cruz, 21, was booked for fleeing and hit and run.



5:52 p.m.

Recovered Stolen Vehicle

996 S. Redwood Rd.



Officers located two stolen vehicles at the above address. In one of the vehicles officers observed drug paraphernalia and a loaded rifle. Officers booked the evidence and gun.



8:41 p.m.


455 S. 500 E.



A male Hispanic adult entered the location and demanded money from the cashier stating that he had a knife. The suspect left with an undisclosed amount of cash. He is described as wearing gray pants, black coat and white vans.


7:57 p.m.


750 W. 200 N.



Five juvenile males were walking in the area when a vehicle pulled up and four males got out of the vehicle. They asked the five juveniles if they “banged”, to which they replied that they did not. The suspects then pulled a handgun on the juveniles and robbed them of their personal belongings. The suspects left the scene in the vehicle.



9:36 p.m.


1618 Secret Garden Place



Two males got into an argument at the above address. One of the males produced a handgun and shot the other male. The suspect fled the scene. Officers arrived and provided medical attention to the victim until EMS arrived. The victim was transported to a local hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.



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