West Valley City • Police answered to 2 shooting scenes, simply mins aside on Tuesday afternoon — one in South Salt Lake and the other in West Valley City — the place one individual was once killed and three have been injured.
In West Valley City, one male was once killed and two others injured, police mentioned. No ages have been straight away to be had and no suspects have been in custody, police mentioned at about five:45 p.m.
The first shooting happened in South Salt Lake, at about four:05 p.m., the place a teenaged boy was once shot on a sidewalk at 3100 South and 300 East, mentioned South Salt Lake police spokesman Gary Keller.
The boy was once transported to the health center in severe situation, Keller mentioned.
Ben Horsley, spokesman for the Granite School District, mentioned the sufferer is a 16-year-old boy who attends a close-by non-traditional faculty this is situated a block west of the shooting scene.
Horsley mentioned the faculty serves scholars who’re “not able to participate in traditional school programs due to safety or policy violations.”
The West Valley City shooting came about at four:12 p.m. close to 3500 West Parkway Boulevard (about 2700 South).
West Valley City police had mentioned at about four:45 p.m. they have been responding to “a report of a shooting with multiple people injured in the area.”
Investigators don’t but know whether or not the two shootings — which happened about six miles aside — are similar.
The Salt Lake Tribune will replace this tale as data turns into to be had.