BLUFFDALE - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/BLUFFDALE News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Utah ‘swatting’ hoax has Saratoga Springs on hunt for suspect http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58364591-78/call-police-saratoga-springs.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58364591-78/call-police-saratoga-springs.html.csp">Utah ‘swatting’ hoax has Saratoga Springs on hunt for suspect</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Bob Mims</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-02T22:30:13.478-06:00">Updated Sep 2, 2014 10:30PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Police are investigating a bogus 911 call that sent officers to a Bluffdale home, thinking they had a murder and hostage-taking crisis in progress. Saratoga Springs police spokesman Owen Jackson said Tuesday that detectives were trying to trace origins of the 9 p.m. Sunday call. That task is more challenging given that the call was made via VOIP (Voice over Internet Protocol) and not through normal land lines or cellular service. The caller, who is believed to be the same person who told the vi...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58364591@www.sltrib.com Tue, 02 Sep 2014 22:30:13 MDT Charges filed against 69-year-old Utah man suspected of baseball bat attack http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58244252-78/victim-bat-baseball-bluffdale.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58244252-78/victim-bat-baseball-bluffdale.html.csp">Charges filed against 69-year-old Utah man suspected of baseball bat attack</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Harry Stevens</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-31T09:02:06.627-06:00">Updated Jul 31, 2014 09:02AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A 69-year-old Bluffdale man is facing charges stemming from an incident in which he is accused of hitting a man in the head with a baseball bat. Charging documents filed in 3rd District Court on Wednesday state that the alleged attack occurred on July 3 when a man saw an advertisement on a trailer attached to a vehicle parked at 2240 W. 15000 South in Bluffdale. The man, for reasons that are unclear, wanted a picture of the advertisement, so he pulled out a camcorder and began to film it. That’s...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58244252@www.sltrib.com Thu, 31 Jul 2014 09:02:06 MDT