UPDATE: Suspected identified in Kimball Junction shooting

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Wednesday 12/02/20 11:58 a.m.

SUMMIT COUNTY, Utah (ABC4) – Summit County Sheriff’s Office Investigators have identified several people who were allegedly involved in or witnessed the shooting that took place early Sunday morning.

An anonymous tip was made to investigators stating 19-year-old Victor Pulido II of Taylorsville was the alleged shooter. 

On the evening of December 1, officials detained Pulido and transported him to the Summit County Sheriff’s Office.

Later that evening, Victor Pulido II was booked into the Summit County Jail and is being held without bail on the following charges: 

  • Aggravated Assault Resulting in Serious Bodily Injury (2nd Degree Felony) 
  • Discharge of a Firearm – Shooting in Direction of a Person (3rd Degree Felony) 
  • Carrying a Concealed Firearm in the Commission of a Felony (2nd Degree Felony) 
  • Aggravated Assault (3rd Degree Felony) 
  • Aggravated Assault (3rd Degree Felony) 
  • Aggravated Assault (3rd Degree Felony) 

The investigation is ongoing.

ABC4 will update this story as it develops.

Original story: 22-year-old Sandy woman shot in back, Summit County Deputies investigating Kimball Junction shooting

Sunday 11/30/20 7:45 p.m.

SUMMIT COUNTY, Utah (ABC4) – A 22-year-old Sandy woman is being treated after being shot in the back over the weekend.

According to the Summit County Sheriff’s Department, deputies began receiving multiple 911 calls after gunshots were heard in the area of Kimball Junction around 3:24 a.m. Sunday.

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One caller reported seeing “dozens of cars” leaving a residence on Teal Drive, a neighborhood on the northside of I-80 at Kimball Junction. Deputies quickly responded to the area and saw bullet casings at a house, later found to be a nightly rental property. A witness told deputies there was a party taking place at the home prior to the shooting. 

A short time after receiving the 911 calls, three vehicles seen at the location of the shooting were found on U.S. 40 near Silver Summit. One vehicle was stopped by an officer; the officer learned that there was in fact a shooting and an injured 22-year-old woman was being transported to Park City Medical Center in a separate vehicle.  

Deputies tell ABC4 that the victim is from Sandy, Utah, and had a gunshot wound to the back. She was later flown to a Salt Lake area hospital for treatment, officials say her injuries do not appear to be life-threatening.

Deputies do not know who is responsible for the shooting or how many people are involved. 

However, investigators have identified some of the people connected to the incident. Authorities say they will release the names of those involved if arrests are made in connection with the shooting.

Summit County Sheriff’s Office Investigators say they are working to determine what events led to the shooting.  

If anyone has any information about the incident, they are encouraged to call the Summit County Sheriff’s Office at (435)615-3601. 

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