One Person Dies in a Police-involved Shooting in Utah

According to the Herriman City Police Department police, a shooting involving an officer Tuesday night has led to the killing of an individual in Herriman.

Authorities said the Herriman police responded to the area of 5300 West and Solafax Lane at around 10:00 p.m. following a call reporting a violation of a protective order.

Having arrived at the scene, officers heard multiple gun-shots.

The Herriman City Police Department said in a statement that the male suspect posed a threat and was engaged by two officers.

The shooting led to the death of the suspect. However, it is uncertain if the suspect shot at the officers. There were no injuries sustained by the officers.

Information is currently unavailable regarding the suspect’s identity.

Investigations are ongoing.