SUSPECT - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/SUSPECT News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Utah man upset by fireworks shoots up yard, police say http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58233482-78/siufunua-suspect-fireworks-police.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58233482-78/siufunua-suspect-fireworks-police.html.csp">Utah man upset by fireworks shoots up yard, police say</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="2014-07-28T16:09:18.521-06:00">Updated Jul 28, 2014 04:09PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A man was arrested about 10:30 Friday night after he allegedly shot up his own yard because he was aggravated about the noise from neighbors’ fireworks. The 51-year-old suspect allegedly got into a fight with his wife about the fireworks that were being ignited around his house in Provo, said Provo police Lt. Mathew Siufunua. The suspect’s wife was worried that his shouting would wake her sister’s children, who were asleep in their house near 1200 West and 500 North, and she asked him to keep it...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 58233482@www.sltrib.com Mon, 28 Jul 2014 16:09:18 MDT Salt Lake City police nab not-so-bright druggie http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58233360-78/lake-salt-officers-police.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58233360-78/lake-salt-officers-police.html.csp">Salt Lake City police nab not-so-bright druggie</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="2014-07-28T16:09:16.528-06:00">Updated Jul 28, 2014 04:09PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Except for a brief foot chase, it may have been one of the easiest drug arrests ever for Salt Lake City police. About 12:30 a.m. Sunday, while officers were talking with another man on the street near 200 South and 500 West, the 23-year-old suspect walked to a nearby group seeking drug paraphernalia. When the group pointed out the police presence, the suspect ran. Officers pursued and apprehended him behind an adjacent building moments later. The man was booked into Salt Lake County Jail, where ...</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> 58233360@www.sltrib.com Mon, 28 Jul 2014 16:09:16 MDT Sidewalk gunfire has cops seeking W. Salt Lake City suspect http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58233224-78/suspect-black-police-red.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58233224-78/suspect-black-police-red.html.csp">Sidewalk gunfire has cops seeking W. Salt Lake City suspect</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Bob Mims</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-28T16:16:05.422-06:00">Updated Jul 28, 2014 04:16PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Police were seeking leads in a weekend incident where a youth fired multiple gunshots at two men following him as he walked on a street in west Salt Lake City. The incident occurred 5:12 p.m. Sunday at 309 S. 1000 West. No one was hurt, but at least one of the bullets struck a nearby home. Police say a boy told two neighborhood men he had seen the suspect with a firearm. They in turn approached the suspect, who was walking with a female, and asked him if he had a gun. The suspect said he did not...</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> 58233224@www.sltrib.com Mon, 28 Jul 2014 16:16:05 MDT Faulty handgun may have prevented tragic end to S. Jordan standoff http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58232816-78/police-handgun-officers-suspect.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58232816-78/police-handgun-officers-suspect.html.csp">Faulty handgun may have prevented tragic end to S. Jordan standoff</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="2014-07-28T16:18:31.283-06:00">Updated Jul 28, 2014 04:18PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">South Jordan police say an apparently faulty handgun likely kept a prolonged standoff with an armed and suicidal man from ending in tragedy. Police Master Officer Samuel Winkler said officers were dispatched to a report of gun-toting suicidal man at the San Marino Apartments, 776 W. San Marino Drive (9880 South), just before 1 p.m. Sunday. Police learned than an argument between the 34-year-old suspect and his fiancée and escalated when the man first put a handgun to the woman’s head, and then p...</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> 58232816@www.sltrib.com Mon, 28 Jul 2014 16:18:31 MDT WVC cops: Leaping suspect lands in hospital; next stop jail http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58215473-78/woman-hospital-suspect-apartment.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58215473-78/woman-hospital-suspect-apartment.html.csp">WVC cops: Leaping suspect lands in hospital; next stop jail</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Bob Mims</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-23T12:47:02.596-06:00">Updated Jul 23, 2014 12:47PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A 42-year-old woman, sought on numerous felony and misdemeanor warrants, leaped from a third-story apartment window to escape West Valley City police. Instead, the suspect ended up in the hospital Wednesday with numerous broken bones — and a reservation for Salt Lake County Jail once she is released, said WVCPD spokeswoman Roxeanne Vaiuku. Police were tipped to the woman’s presence in an apartment at 3781 W. Rockwood Way (4200 South). Officers arrived about 1:30 a.m. Wednesday and were allowed i...</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> 58215473@www.sltrib.com Wed, 23 Jul 2014 12:47:02 MDT Salt Lake City cops want help in finding auto thief http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58215075-78/lake-salt-car-finding.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58215075-78/lake-salt-car-finding.html.csp">Salt Lake City cops want help in finding auto thief</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Bob Mims</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-23T10:42:19.802-06:00">Updated Jul 23, 2014 10:42AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">He gave her a ride. He went to the bathroom. She stole his car. Now, Salt Lake City police want your help finding the alleged automobile absconder. Police on Wednesday released a photo taken from security camera footage showing the female suspect entering the 7-Eleven at 1285 N. Redwood Road about 5:30 a.m. Sunday. While the driver went to a restroom, the woman allegedly drove off with his black 2000 Nissan Xterra, Utah license plate D236KD. Neither the car nor the suspect — described as 30-40 y...</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> 58215075@www.sltrib.com Wed, 23 Jul 2014 10:42:19 MDT Suspect arrested in bomb scare on Louisiana college campus http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58210804-68/bomb-police-lafayette-arrested.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58210804-68/bomb-police-lafayette-arrested.html.csp">Suspect arrested in bomb scare on Louisiana college campus</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-22T10:15:01.611-06:00">Updated Jul 22, 2014 10:15AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Lafayette, La. • Police say a 30-year-old man has been arrested in connection with a July 16 bomb threat that closed the University of Louisiana-Lafayette. At a news conference Tuesday, Lafayette police and FBI agents identified the suspect as Devin Haywood of Lafayette. Police Sgt. Randal Leger (lay-zhay) says Haywood also was booked with trying to rob a bank before it opened the day of the bomb threat. Authorities say more arrests are possible. Investigators say a man had called KATC-TV and po...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582108042014-07-22T10:15:01.611-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-22T10:15:01.611-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58210804@www.sltrib.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 10:15:01 MDT Armed robberies around Salt Lake Valley likely linked, police say http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58207830-78/police-robbery-cottonwood-heights.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58207830-78/police-robbery-cottonwood-heights.html.csp">Armed robberies around Salt Lake Valley likely linked, police say</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="2014-07-21T17:07:56.762-06:00">Updated Jul 21, 2014 05:07PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Police investigators from South Salt Lake and Cottonwood Heights are working together to locate a suspect they believe committed at least two armed robberies since last Wednesday. In each of the robberies, a man brandished a black handgun and concealed his face beneath a baggy, purple-and-yellow hooded sweatshirt. “It’s a pretty distinct hoodie. Especially when it’s 90 degrees outside, you’re not going to see somebody dressed like that,” said Cottonwood Heights Sgt. Corbett Ford. “I’m sitting he...</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> 58207830@www.sltrib.com Mon, 21 Jul 2014 17:07:56 MDT Thieves evade police after Utah coffee shop robbery http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58206924-78/coffee-police-suspects-foot.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58206924-78/coffee-police-suspects-foot.html.csp">Thieves evade police after Utah coffee shop robbery</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="2014-07-21T16:15:29.643-06:00">Updated Jul 21, 2014 04:15PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Two suspects remained at large Monday after robbing a Salt Lake coffee shop Sunday night. The suspected thieves, a man and a woman, entered Coffee Noir at 1035 E. 200 South about 8:21 p.m. The female suspect passed a note across the counter indicating they had a weapon and demanding money. A young woman working behind the counter gave the suspects money, and they fled on foot, according to police and a Coffee Nior barista. Police dogs tracked the suspects from the scene but lost the scent near 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> 58206924@www.sltrib.com Mon, 21 Jul 2014 16:15:29 MDT Marathon suspect’s friend guilty of impeding probe http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58206815-68/friend-guilty-impeding-marathon.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58206815-68/friend-guilty-impeding-marathon.html.csp">Marathon suspect’s friend guilty of impeding probe</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-21T11:48:02.118-06:00">Updated Jul 21, 2014 11:48AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Boston • A college friend of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev (joh-HAHR’ tsahr-NEYE’-ehv) has been convicted of impeding the investigation into the attack. Azamat Tazhayakov (AZ’-maht tuh-ZAY’-uh-kahv) was found guilty Monday of obstruction of justice and conspiracy. Prosecutors say he agreed with a friend who removed Tsarnaev’s backpack from his dorm room several days after the 2013 bombing. The backpack contained altered fireworks. Tazhayakov’s lawyers argued that the other fr...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582068152014-07-21T11:48:02.118-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-21T11:48:02.118-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58206815@www.sltrib.com Mon, 21 Jul 2014 11:48:02 MDT SLCPD: Couple arrested for alleged attempted strong-arm robbery http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58206556-78/attempted-police-suspect-lake.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58206556-78/attempted-police-suspect-lake.html.csp">SLCPD: Couple arrested for alleged attempted strong-arm robbery</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Bob Mims</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-21T16:51:53.502-06:00">Updated Jul 21, 2014 04:51PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Salt Lake City police say they arrested a man and woman after each attempted rob a downtown resident early Monday morning. The male victim, who lives across the street from the Road Home shelter at 210 S Rio Grande Street, said he went toward the shelter in search of a cigarette. Instead, he was confronted by a large, 43-year-old male suspect who demanded $100. The victim told police he backed away and, as the suspect shouted and continued demands for cash, ran to a nearby TRAX light rail statio...</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> 58206556@www.sltrib.com Mon, 21 Jul 2014 16:51:53 MDT Traffic stop leads to major Spanish Fork drug bust http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58186143-78/fork-police-spanish-suspect.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58186143-78/fork-police-spanish-suspect.html.csp">Traffic stop leads to major Spanish Fork drug bust</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Bob Mims</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-15T21:25:50.462-06:00">Updated Jul 15, 2014 09:25PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A Spanish Fork traffic stop led police to three arrests and seizure of a large cache of marijuana and other drugs from both a suspect’s car and home. Spanish Fork police Lt. Matt Johnson said a male suspect’s car was pulled over about 5:30 p.m. Monday, and a subsequent search turned up 60 pounds of packaged marijuana. That prompted police to obtain a search warrant for the suspect’s residence in southwest Spanish Fork. At the home, police seized another 26 pounds of marijuana, along with drug p...</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> 58186143@www.sltrib.com Tue, 15 Jul 2014 21:25:50 MDT Wild West Valley City chase ends in crash, injuries and arrests http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58189457-78/suspect-police-injuries-west.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58189457-78/suspect-police-injuries-west.html.csp">Wild West Valley City chase ends in crash, injuries and arrests</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Bob Mims</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-16T16:51:10.349-06:00">Updated Jul 16, 2014 04:51PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">West Valley City police arrested a suspect in an armed robbery and other “multiple violent felonies” Tuesday night, but not before a high-speed chase that resulted in multiple crashes and injuries. Three people — two adults and a child — remained hospitalized Wednesday with non-life threatening injuries, and the male suspect and a female companion were in custody, also being treated for serious injuries, WVCPD spokesman Sam Johnson said. The incident began to unfold about 7 p.m. Tuesday when Uta...</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> 58189457@www.sltrib.com Wed, 16 Jul 2014 16:51:10 MDT Balko: The grammar of police shootings http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58186021-82/police-deputy-shot-officer.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58186021-82/police-deputy-shot-officer.html.csp">Balko: The grammar of police shootings</a></h4>