A man shot, police find a blood-trail leading to a nearby hotel

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TAYLORSVILLE, Utah (News4Utah) – A 30-year-old man was shot near 5600 S Redwood Road at the Crossland Economy Studio Hotel early Monday morning. 

Authorities confirm the victim walked to a nearby gas station for help at around 5:30 a.m. with a gunshot wound to the hand. Police found a blood-trail between the gas station and the hotel.

The 30-year-old man was taken to the hospital in stable condition, according to police.

Lt. Lohrke with Unified Police says the victim is not cooperating with the investigation but evidence in a hotel room confirms that a shooting did take place. 

Police say the room is registered to two separate individuals. Authorities are working to find out if those people were involved in the shooting.     

The investigation is ongoing. News4Utah will continue to update this story as details become available. 

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