UPDATE: Suspect in officer-involved shooting with West Jordan police identified

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UPDATE: The suspect involved in Sunday night’s officer-involved shooting with a West Jordan police office has been identified. The suspect was identified as 36-year-old Pedro Cortes-Villalon.

Officers say Villalon is currently in critical shooting following the shooting.

A firearm was recovered from the scene.

Police continue to investigate the shooting.


WEST JORDAN, Utah (ABC4) – On Sunday, October 31, an officer with the West Jordan Police Department was involved in a shooting where one man was shot. The shooting occurred near 8400 South and 4000 West.

Police say the man was taken to the hospital and is in critical, but stable condition.

Details on the shooting are limited, but police say the officer-involved critical incident team is looking into the shooting. Officers are expected to share more details later Monday.

ABC4 will update this story when more information becomes available.

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