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Man arrested for Wednesday shooting in Plain City

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UPDATE: Friday 2/11/20 6:43 p.m.

The Weber County Sheriff’s Office (WCSO) has arrested a suspect in a Plain City shooting on Wednesday.

According to a post on the WCSO Facebook page, Colton Sheperd was arrested after police say he was involved in a domestic assault that later lead to the shooting of a man.

The WCSO said that officer responded to a report of domestic assaault near 9th and Liberty Ave. Officers say a woman was able to separate herself from Sheperd and traveled back to her home in Plain City. When the woman arrived home, she discovered Sheperd was also there, now armed with a handgun

Two other men arrived at the home and found Sheperd with a handgun and tried to disarm him. In the process, one of the two men was shot. He was transported to a local hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

Shepherd was initially arrested for a parole violation. He has now been charged with attempted murder, felony discharge of a firearm, possession of a weapon by a restricted person, aggravated assault, domestic violence in the presence of a child, aggravated burglary, theft of a firearm, damage/interruption of a communication device.

THURSDAY 2/11/2020 10:39 a.m.

OGDEN, Utah (ABC4) – Authorities are asking for the community’s help in locating two men who they say witnessed an incident that led to a Plain City shooting.

The Weber County Sheriff’s Office says the men were at the 9th Street Park in Ogden on Wednesday around 5 p.m.

According to authorities, the men witnessed and intervened in an assault on a female.

That incident led to a shooting in Plain City, the Weber County Sheriff’s Office says.

The Sheriff’s Office is hoping to speak with the two men. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Investigations Bureau at 801-778-6631 and reference case 21WC4022.

On Wednesday, the Weber County Sheriff’s Office confirmed they were investigating a shooting in Plain City.

A man was reportedly shot during a domestic violence incident that started in Ogden and ended near the area of 3200 North 3400 West in Plain City.

The man was transported to a local hospital where he is expected to survive his injuries. An unidentified suspect was also taken into custody, according to the Weber County Sheriff’s Office.

Original Story: Police investigating shooting in Plain City

WEDNESDAY 2/11/2021 9:10 p.m.

PLAIN CITY, Utah (ABC4) – Police are investigating a shooting that occurred in Plain City Wednesday evening.

According to the Weber County Sheriff’s Office, one man was shot during a domestic violence incident that started in Ogden and ended in the area of 3200 North 3400 West in Plain City.

Police say the man was transported to a local hospital where he is expected to survive his injuries.

A suspect in the shooting was taken into custody.

An investigation is ongoing.

This is a developing story and will be updated as more information becomes available.

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