Police investigate shooting of Midvale man

Monday , September 01, 2014 - 12:50 PM

The Associated Press

MIDVALE — Unified Police are investigating a shooting that left an 18-year-old man in serious condition early Monday.

Unified Police Lt. Justin Hoyal says residents in Midvale reported hearing gunshots near an apartment complex at 350 East and 7200 South around 1:30 a.m.

Officers found an empty car with broken windows in a parking lot.

A nearby trail of blood led officers to an apartment, where they found the man with gunshot wounds to his lower body.

The Salt Lake Tribune reports (http://bit.ly/1pAKWaX) the man was hospitalized in serious condition.

Hoyal says officers have few details about the shooting and ask anyone with information to call police.

Win.Now. Virtual House Contest.
Popular in Police

Syracuse parents alarmed over incidents of strangers trying to

SYRACUSE --- Phyllis Moyes posted a warning on her Facebook page alerting parents of a man who tried to entice two of her sons into his car earlier this week....

VIDEO: Heartsick family asks for help solving hit-and-run that

OGDEN — Kelly Wilkinson's only relief from missing her grandson comes in fleeting moments when she forgets he forever left her life last fall. “I...