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West Jordan police respond to domestic violence incident

Jun 26, 2024, 11:00 AM | Updated: 2:16 pm

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The West Jordan Police Department responded to a domestic violence incident at an apartment complex Tuesday night. (KSL NewsRadio)

(KSL NewsRadio)

WEST JORDAN, Utah — The West Jordan Police Department responded to a domestic violence incident at an apartment complex on Tuesday night.

Officers were dispatched to the area near 6800 South Redwood Road around 7 p.m., according to Sgt. Andrew Hercules. 

Police learned the suspect had barricaded themself inside the apartment, possibly with a gun. Residents were ordered to evacuate as a SWAT team arrived at the apartment building.

The suspect remained in the apartment building while police tried to make contact with them. At this time, police have not confirmed that they made contact with the suspect.

This story may be updated.

If you or someone you know are experiencing trouble linked to domestic violence, the following resources are available to you.

Utah Domestic Violence LINKLine
1-800-897-LINK (5465)

If LINKLine advocates are experiencing an increase in call volume, calls will forward to the National Domestic Violence Hotline.

National Domestic Violence Hotline
1-800-799-SAFE (7233)

StrongHearts Native Helpline
1-844-762-8483

Devin Oldroyd is a digital content producer for KSL NewsRadio. Follow him on X.  

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