Police looking for suspect in West Valley drive-by shooting
Aug 15, 2022, 8:54 AM | Updated: 8:55 am
(Spenser Heaps/Deseret News)
WEST VALLEY CITY, Utah — A man was shot Sunday afternoon in a drive-by shooting in West Valley City, Utah.
Lt. Jason Vincent from the West Valley Police Department said officers responded to the shooting in the area of 3100 West and 4400 South around 12:30 p.m. Sunday.
Police found multiple shell casings at the scene and a man who had been shot in the back. The victim was transported to the hospital with no life-threatening injuries.
The suspect has not yet been located but Vincent said police believe the suspect knew the victim, so there is not a threat to the general public.
Police will continue to investigate the shooting.
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