UPDATE: Police share video of Bountiful shooting, search for suspects continues

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WEDNESDAY 8/11/2021 6:36 a.m.

BOUNTIFUL, Utah (ABC4) – Bountiful Police have released doorbell camera video of a Tuesday morning incident. They are now asking for the community’s help to identify the suspects.

Early Tuesday morning, a man in Bountiful was notified by his Ring camera about someone outside his home.

When he went outside, police say the man encountered people he believed were breaking into his vehicles.

The man confronted the suspects with one opening fire with a handgun. Bountiful Police say nine rounds were fired with one striking the man in the leg.

According to police, the man was treated for the non-life-threatening injury.

The suspects were described as men in their early 20s. You can see two of them in the Ring camera video at the top of this story.

The suspects fled the area in a dark-colored sedan and have not yet been located.

If you have any information, Bountiful Police want to speak with you. You can contact detectives at 801-298-6000.

ORIGINAL STORY: Early morning shooting under investigation in Bountiful

TUESDAY 8/10/2021 7:52 a.m.

BOUNTIFUL, Utah (ABC4) – Police are investigating a shooting in Bountiful.

At around 4:15 a.m. Tuesday morning, a man confronted at least two people trying to break into his car, Bountiful Assistant Police Chief Dave Edwards tells ABC4.com.

The suspects allegedly fired several rounds, hitting the man in the leg.

The man was taken to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries while the suspect sped off in a car.

This doorbell camera shows multiple shots fired during the early morning shooting.

(Courtesy: Bountiful City Police Department)

Bountiful Police say they are looking for four suspects, all men believed to be in their 20s, who left the scene in a dark-colored sedan.

ABC4 is working to gather additional information and will update this story as we can.

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