UPDATE: Layton shooting suspect arrested

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Layton Police detectives search the scene of a shooting on October 6, 2021. (Layton Police)

WEDNESDAY 10/6/2021 10:45 a.m.

LAYTON, Utah (ABC4) – A 36-year-old man has been arrested following an overnight shooting in Layton.

Late Tuesday night, authorities were called to a shooting near 4th North and Main Street. Two men had been arguing in a driveway when one shot the other in the leg. The suspect then allegedly ran away.

Layton Police say the 35-year-old injured has been released from the hospital and the suspect, 36-year-old Aaron Gaitan has been arrested.

Detectives have just finished at the scene, according to police.

Layton Police have not yet released what charges Gaitan has been arrested for; ABC4 will provide updates as information becomes available.

ORIGINAL STORY: Search for shooting suspect underway in Layton

WEDNESDAY 10/6/2021 6:33 a.m.

LAYTON, Utah (ABC 4) – The search for a suspect is underway in Davis County after an overnight shooting.

Layton police tell ABC4, the incident happened near 4th North and Main Street.

Details are limited but police say it started with two men arguing in a driveway late Tuesday night. They say one of those two men shot the other in the leg before running away.

The injured man is in stable condition and law enforcement are still searching for the suspect.

ABC4 will update this story as details become available.

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