According to KSL.com, a man with a knife threatened four security guards at Temple Square on Thursday night and was subsequently arrested.
Daniel Aaron Vanadore, 28, was on Temple Square and “making unreasonable noises” according to the police affidavit. When four security guards attempted to escort Vanadore off the property, he pulled out a knife and charged at the officers. The guards fled and police arrived. Vanadore was arrested without incident and no one was harmed in the encounter.
Man in custody after allegedly threatening Temple Square security guards with knife. Vanadore was transported to Salt Lake County Jail, where he is being held without bail.
Temple Square, located in the heart of Salt Lake City, Utah, is a five-city-block area teeming with Church history and architecture. It boasts historic sites, exhibits, museums, and seasonal activities. You can learn more about Temple Square here.