Police: One woman dead after shooting in Sandy, suspect in custody


SANDY, Utah (ABC4 News) – One woman who was taken to the hospital in critical condition after a reported shooting in Sandy has died.

Sgt. Clayton Swenson with the Sandy Police Department says the incident happened at 212 West Eastgate Drive at the Sandy Mobile Home Park.

Police say they received the call about shots fired at 6:10 p.m., when they arrived on scene they found a woman with a gunshot wound.

Two juveniles on the scene were handcuffed for their involvement in the shooting, according to police. Sgt. Swenson confirmed the shooter was taken into custody just before 10:00 p.m.

The incident reportedly started as a confrontation between two groups.

More information on the victim and suspect is expected to be released by Sandy Police on Thursday.

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