Monday, February 27, 2012

Watch Log: Friday, February 24, 2012

The Watch Command Log is a daily summary of events of significance compiled by Watch Commanders. There are three watches in a 24-hour period: days, afternoons and graveyards. Items contained in the Watch Command Log 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.


No significant events.


1407     Stolen Vehicle                           500 N. Colorado St.                   12-31542

A Dodge Dakota pickup was stolen from the West High School parking lot.  The vehicle was equipped with a GPS tracker and was quickly located by the owner.  Responding officers were able to stop the vehicle and arrest the occupants without incident.  Two 17-year-old males were booked into juvenile detention on charges of possessing a stolen vehicle. 


2244     Public Intoxication/Escape         210 S. Rio Grande                     12-31890

Daniel Eley (10/9/86) was intoxicated and trying to physically fight with people in the area of the The Road Home.  Eley was taken into custody by officers on charges of disturbing the peace and public intoxication.  As Eley was being transported to the jail he took off his seatbelt, repeatedly banged his head on the patrol car cage and kicked the window of the patrol car.  Officers pulled over at 700 W. 400 S. to further restrain Eley.  As they attempted to restrain his legs, Eley broke free of the officers and ran a short distance away.  As Eley was being apprehended, he spit a mixture of blood and saliva on the face of one of the officers.  Eley was booked into jail on several charges including: assault on a police officer, resisting arrest, escape, disturbing the peace and public intoxication.

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