Police swarm West Valley neighborhood following domestic call

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WEST VALLEY CITY (News4Utah) – West Valley City police responded to a domestic situation Tuesday afternoon.

Police said the initial call of an aggravated domestic assault came in around 3:30 p.m.

When officers arrived at 1843 Parkway Blvd., they found an injured woman outside of the apartments. She told police a man assaulted her and ran back into the apartment. She also indicated there were children still inside the residence. 

Police surrounded the building as they tried to make contact with the man inside. After several attempts, they were unable to establish contact.

That’s when police decided to treat the situation as a barricaded subject with possible hostages and called for more resources. After several hours, police reported the incident was resolved and no injuries were reported. A 5-year-old, 13-year-old and two adult men eventually exited the apartment.

Tory Archuletta, 26, was booked into jail on charges of domestic violence aggravated assault, criminal mischief and two counts of domestic violence in the presence of a child. 

If you or someone you know is in a dangerous, domestic situation there is free and confidential help. Support for victims and survivors of domestic and intimate partner violence is available 24/7: 1-800-897-LINK (5465) or at udvc.org.
If you or someone else is in immediate danger, or in an emergency, please call 9-1-1 immediately

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