UPDATE: Man shot and killed in Taylorsville identified, suspect unknown

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TAYLORSVILLE, Utah (ABC4) – Officers have taken a person into custody regarding the shooting that left one man dead, Friday.

According to court documents the alleged suspect is identified as 21-year-old Sofia Penrod.

ORIGINAL STORY: Man shot and killed in Taylorsville identified, suspect unknown

SATURDAY 06/05/21 8:26 p.m.

TAYLORSVILLE, Utah (ABC4) – Officers have identified the victim of Friday’s fatal shooting out of Taylorsville.

According to the Unified Police Department, the victim of the homicide located at 4545 South Atherton Drive in Taylorsville has been identified as 30-year-old Joey Duran.

Police say the investigation remains ongoing, and a suspect has yet to be identified at this time.

ABC4 will update as the story develops.

ORIGINAL STORY: Man shot and killed in Taylorsville, suspect unknown

FRIDAY 06/04/21 11:33 p.m.

TAYLORSVILLE, Utah (ABC4) – Officers are investigating the scene of a fatal altercation, Saturday morning.

On June 4, the Unified Police Department was dispatched to the scene of 4545 South Atherton Drive in Taylorsville for reports for two groups of people arguing.

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When officers arrived on scene, it was discovered that one of the groups were armed and had fatally shot a 30-year-old man around 11:33 p.m.

According to the Unified Police Department detectives and a forensic unit is currently investigating the incident.

As of right now, no possible suspects have been apprehended and there are no other reported injuries as a result.

ABC4 will update as the story develops.

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