Police: Suspect injured in officer-involved shooting identified

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UPDATE: The suspect who was injured in an officer-involved shooting has been identified as Tyler Webster, 20, according to police.

Police say Webster was booked into jail Monday.

SALT LAKE CITY (ABC4 News) – Police are on the scene of an officer-involved critical incident Wednesday afternoon.

Salt Lake City police reported the incident near 1460 W. North Temple.

Police said officers stopped a stolen vehicle around 3:40 p.m., and at some point, during the interaction, a shot was fired.

SLCPD Sgt. Horrocks said officers immediately rendered medical aid and a 20-year-old male suspect was taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

The Unified Police Department is leading the officer-involved critical incident protocol team to conduct an independent investigation into what happened.

This is a developing story. More information will be posted as it becomes available.


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