Police locate vehicle belonging to man involved in fatal Riverdale shooting, continue search for suspect

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UPDATE 12/26/2020:

Riverdale Police say they have located the vehicle belonging to a suspect wanted in connection to a fatal shooting on Christmas morning.

According to a press release issued by the Riverdale Police Department, Salt Lake City Police and VFAST (Violent Fugitive Apprehension Strike Team) located the silver 2004, Mitsubishi Galant, that their suspect, Liam Gale, was last seen driving in Salt Lake City.

Gale has still not been located and police are still actively searching for him.

UPDATE 12/25/2020:

Police have identified the man who died as 36-year-old Trevor Anthony Martin. The second victim, a 42-year-old female, is still hospitalized at this time.

Riverdale Police have arrested Brittany Rogers, 31, and 16-year-old male in connection with the shooting.

Rogers and the juvenile both face charges of first-degree murder, attempted Murder, aggravated Robbery, aggravated burglary and obstruction of justice

Police say officers responded to the shooting around 3:20 a.m. on December 25 at a mobile home park located at 5100 S. 1050 West. When officers arrived, they found an adult male and an adult female who had been shot.

Both victims were transported to the hospital with critical injuries. The 36-year-old man died at the hospital.

The investigation is ongoing and detectives are currently searching for Gale who they say is responsible for this crime.

Anyone with information regarding this incident can call 801-395-8221 and ask to speak with a Riverdale officer.

ORIGINAL STORY:

RIVERDALE, Utah (ABC4) – A man is dead and a woman is critically wounded following a shooting Christmas morning.

Officers arrived on the scene near 5100 South 1050 West in Riverdale around 3:20 a.m., on reports of shots fired on Friday.

According to Riverdale Police Chief, Scott Brenkman, when Riverdale Police and Weber County Sheriff’s Officers arrived at one of the homes, a critically injured man and woman were discovered.

The man was then rushed to an area hospital, where he succumbed to his injuries.

The condition of the woman remains unknown at this time.

The investigation is ongoing and detectives are currently searching for the suspect who is responsible for this crime. Anyone with information regarding this incident can call 801-395-8221 and ask to speak with a Riverdale officer.

ABC4 will update and more information arises.

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