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20-year-old man taken to hospital after gunshot wound

May 7, 2024, 9:27 PM | Updated: 9:28 pm

The Salt Lake Police Department responded to a shooting Tuesday afternoon at 750 North 900 West...

The Salt Lake Police Department responded to a shooting Tuesday afternoon at 750 North 900 West. (Salt Lake Police Department)

(Salt Lake Police Department)

SALT LAKE CITY — A 20-year-old man was taken to the hospital Tuesday, after receiving a gunshot wound to the leg. 

The Salt Lake Police Department said they responded to a call Tuesday afternoon, at 3:11 p.m., about an apartment shooting near 750 North and 900 West in Salt Lake City. 

According to a press release, officers provided life-saving aid to the man on scene, until emergency medics arrived. The man was taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries. 

SLPD said they arrested a 16-year-old girl at the scene. At the time of the arrest, they found a loaded gun where the shooting occurred. 

Right now, the investigation is being conducted by the Salt Lake Police Department’s Domestic Violence Squad. 

So far, no charges have been filed, and the department hasn’t determined whether or not the 16-year-old will be booked into a juvenile detention center. 

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