Police are looking for a suspect after fatal shooting in SLC

Oct 24, 2021, 10:06 AM | Updated: 4:59 pm
Photo provided by SLCPD...
Photo provided by SLCPD

SALT LAKE CITY — Police are looking for a suspect in connection to a shooting that took place early Sunday morning in downtown Salt Lake City.

Salt Lake City Police responded to a call at 1:23 am near 500 West and 600 South.

At the scene police found 21-year-old Isaiah Valerio suffering from a gunshot wound. First aid was given to the victim but he has pronounced dead shortly after. 

Police have identified 20-year-old Roy Anthony Duran as a suspect in connection to the incident.

Duran, who should be considered armed and dangerous, police said, has tattoos on his right forearm and hand, along with one on his neck below his right ear.

Authorities are asking for public help, if you have any information on the suspect please call 9-1-1.


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