SHOOTING - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/SHOOTING News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Evidence disputed in Saratoga Springs shooting http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58417540-78/police-hunt-shooting-family.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58417540-78/police-hunt-shooting-family.html.csp">Evidence disputed in Saratoga Springs shooting</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Lee Davidson</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-16T10:07:46.479-06:00">Updated Sep 16, 2014 10:07AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">While national attention is now focusing on whether two Saratoga Springs police officers shot and killed a young black man because of his race, the various sides sparred Monday over which version of what happened is supported by emerging evidence. Randall Edwards, attorney for the family of Darrien Hunt, said more witnesses came forward to support the family’s version that the 22-year-old was trying to flee police Wednesday when he was shot in the back. He said no witnesses — nor independent aut...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58417540@www.sltrib.com Tue, 16 Sep 2014 10:07:46 MDT Utah police remove Facebook post about shooting of black man http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58417139-78/police-black-shooting-hunt.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58417139-78/police-black-shooting-hunt.html.csp">Utah police remove Facebook post about shooting of black man</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By BRADY McCOMBS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-15T15:31:46.65-06:00">Updated Sep 15, 2014 03:31PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Salt Lake City • Officials in a Utah city where a young black man was fatally shot by police have removed a social media posting that criticized the news media for reporting innuendo, opinion and rumor as fact. The Saratoga Springs Police Department is under fire over the death last week of 22-year-old Darrien Hunt. Police say he was shot after lunging at officers while brandishing a sword. Hunt’s family doesn’t believe that version, and his mother has accused police of shooting her son because ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58417139@www.sltrib.com Mon, 15 Sep 2014 15:31:46 MDT Utah man killed by police mourned at vigil, family questions cops’ story http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58414141-78/police-family-hunt-saratoga.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58414141-78/police-family-hunt-saratoga.html.csp">Utah man killed by police mourned at vigil, family questions cops’ story</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Christopher Smart</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-14T22:50:56.876-06:00">Updated Sep 14, 2014 10:50PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Saratoga Springs • Sorrow and anger filled the walkway and parking lot at a candlelight vigil Sunday evening near the spot where 22-year-old Darrien Hunt was killed by police four days earlier. About 100 people gathered to pay homage to the young man of biracial parentage who police say lunged at them with a sword. Well-wishers and mourners sang “We Shall Overcome” and prayed and talked about the handsome young man who had his life in front of him. Susan Hunt, Darrien’s mother, listened but did ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58414141@www.sltrib.com Sun, 14 Sep 2014 22:50:56 MDT Two fatal officer-involved shootings in 2 days in Utah http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58399196-78/shooting-police-officers-taylor.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58399196-78/shooting-police-officers-taylor.html.csp">Two fatal officer-involved shootings in 2 days in Utah</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By michael mcfall and Bob mims</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-11T08:00:37.791-06:00">Updated Sep 11, 2014 08:00AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Saratoga Springs • A 22-year-old man — who earlier was seen wielding a samurai sword at a convenience store — was shot and killed by police in Saratoga Springs on Wednesday morning. It was the second officer-involved shooting on the Wasatch Front in 24 hours, and comes just a month after 20-year-old Dillon Taylor was killed by police outside a outside a Salt Lake City convenience store. On Tuesday afternoon, Ogden police fatally shot an armed suspect who was wanted in an earlier attempted homi...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58399196@www.sltrib.com Thu, 11 Sep 2014 08:00:37 MDT Man, 22, killed in Utah County officer-involved shooting http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58397873-78/shooting-sword-jackson-saratoga.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58397873-78/shooting-sword-jackson-saratoga.html.csp">Man, 22, killed in Utah County officer-involved shooting</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Michael McFall</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-11T13:22:06.539-06:00">Updated Sep 11, 2014 01:22PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Saratoga Springs • A 22-year-old man — who earlier was seen wielding a samurai sword at a convenience store — was shot and killed by police in Saratoga Springs on Wednesday morning. The Saratoga Springs shooting occurred at 9:40 a.m. Wednesday near the Top Stop Convenience Store, located at 36 W. State Road 73. Glenda Shearer told The Tribune that she talked to a Top Stop employee who told her the suspect was waving a samurai sword around outside the store. Owen Jackson, public information offic...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58397873@www.sltrib.com Thu, 11 Sep 2014 13:22:06 MDT Review begins into fatal Ogden police shooting of armed suspect http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58397522-78/roskelley-officers-suspect-ogden.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58397522-78/roskelley-officers-suspect-ogden.html.csp">Review begins into fatal Ogden police shooting of armed suspect</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Bob Mims</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-10T16:00:48.129-06:00">Updated Sep 10, 2014 04:00PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">At least two Ogden police officers were on leave Wednesday as an investigation began into their fatal shooting of an armed suspect who was wanted in an earlier attempted homicide case. Ogden police Lt. Danielle Croyle declined to provide a specific number of officers involved in the late Tuesday afternoon shooting of Christopher James Roskelley, 38, of Roy. Roskelley was a suspect in a Sept. 4 shooting at a Rite Aid parking lot near 800 24th Street in Ogden that left a 35-year-old man in critica...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58397522@www.sltrib.com Wed, 10 Sep 2014 16:00:48 MDT Judge prohibits release of Salt Lake City courthouse shooting video http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58391309-78/angilau-video-shooting-court.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58391309-78/angilau-video-shooting-court.html.csp">Judge prohibits release of Salt Lake City courthouse shooting video</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By nate carlisle</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-10T11:09:49.269-06:00">Updated Sep 10, 2014 11:09AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A video exists showing the April 21 shooting at the federal courthouse in Salt Lake City that killed a defendant, but the court has no plans to release it. Both a federal court clerk and the FBI confirmed Monday the existence of a video showing a U.S. marshal shooting Siale Angilau during Angilau’s racketeering trial. The disclosures were the first that such video exists. D. Mark Jones, clerk for the U.S. District Court in Utah, said videos taken inside the courtrooms are not disclosed to th...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58391309@www.sltrib.com Wed, 10 Sep 2014 11:09:49 MDT Man shot dead by police in Ogden http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58395163-78/roskelley-shot-croyle-ogden.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58395163-78/roskelley-shot-croyle-ogden.html.csp">Man shot dead by police in Ogden</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Erin Alberty</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-10T08:09:12.572-06:00">Updated Sep 10, 2014 08:09AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A suspect in a shooting last week was shot to death by police in Ogden on Tuesday afternoon. Christopher James Roskelley, 38, was shot during a confrontation with gang investigators about 4:45 p.m. at 147 N. Harrison Blvd., dispatchers said. Multiple shots were reported, but only Roskelley was struck, said Lt. Danielle Croyle. He died at the scene. Officers were searching for Roskelley in connection with a shooting at a Rite Aid parking lot near 800 24th Street, which left a victim critically ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58395163@www.sltrib.com Wed, 10 Sep 2014 08:09:12 MDT One person injured in Ogden shooting http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58375259-78/thursday-evening-ogden-person.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58375259-78/thursday-evening-ogden-person.html.csp">One person injured in Ogden shooting</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Jessica MIller</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-06T18:44:17.481-06:00">Updated Sep 6, 2014 06:44PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Police were investigating Thursday after a person was shot in Ogden. Few details were available Thursday evening about the shooting, but authorities confirmed that one person was shot at a RiteAid parking lot, located at 851 24th St., in the late afternoon. Lt. Danielle Croyle said Thursday evening that the 35-year-old Latino male victim was taken to a local hospital in critical condition. Police were still searching for the shooter Thursday evening. Croyle said a white sedan was seen leaving t...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58375259@www.sltrib.com Sat, 06 Sep 2014 18:44:17 MDT Utah prosecutor: Decision in 2 weeks in Dillon Taylor shooting http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58374380-78/taylor-lake-salt-shooting.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58374380-78/taylor-lake-salt-shooting.html.csp">Utah prosecutor: Decision in 2 weeks in Dillon Taylor shooting</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By erin alberty</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-06T23:03:27.939-06:00">Updated Sep 6, 2014 11:03PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Prosecutors say that within two weeks they expect to have a decision as to whether a Salt Lake City police officer was justified in shooting 20-year-old Dillon Taylor on Aug. 11 outside a convenience store. Investigators from South Salt Lake delivered their findings to Salt Lake County District Attorney Sim Gill on Tuesday, Gill said. Prosecutors had some questions after initially reviewing the case and now are hunkering down to examine all the material. “We’ve got a lot of information to go th...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58374380@www.sltrib.com Sat, 06 Sep 2014 23:03:27 MDT Justice Department to investigate Ferguson, Missouri, police department http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58374029-68/department-police-justice-ferguson.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58374029-68/department-police-justice-ferguson.html.csp">Justice Department to investigate Ferguson, Missouri, police department</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ERIC TUCKER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-04T11:12:02.924-06:00">Updated Sep 4, 2014 11:12AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • The Justice Department plans a wide-ranging civil rights investigation into the practices of the Ferguson, Missouri, police department following the shooting last month of an unarmed black 18-year-old by a white police officer in the St. Louis suburb, a person briefed on the matter said. Attorney General Eric Holder was expected to announce the investigation Thursday afternoon at a Justice Department news conference. The investigation will look at the practices of the police departm...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583740292014-09-04T11:12:02.924-06:00" id="#license-2014-09-04T11:12:02.924-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58374029@www.sltrib.com Thu, 04 Sep 2014 11:12:02 MDT Midvale shooting leaves man seriously wounded http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58361002-78/police-hoyal-shooting-unified.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58361002-78/police-hoyal-shooting-unified.html.csp">Midvale shooting leaves man seriously wounded</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Michael McFall</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-09-01T20:26:38.218-06:00">Updated Sep 1, 2014 08:26PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Unified Police are asking for the public’s help with a shooting that left a man in serious condition. About 1:25 a.m. Monday, police received several calls about gunshots near an apartment complex at 350 E. 7200 South in Midvale. When officers arrived, they found a white Cadillac in a parking lot with its windows broken out, said Unified Police Lt. Justin Hoyal. They also found blood in the lot and followed it back to one of the apartments, where they found an 18-year-old man with wounds in his...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58361002@www.sltrib.com Mon, 01 Sep 2014 20:26:38 MDT Boxer Jermain Taylor accused of shooting cousin http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58343211-77/taylor-cousin-minden-shooting.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58343211-77/taylor-cousin-minden-shooting.html.csp">Boxer Jermain Taylor accused of shooting cousin</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-27T23:28:58.248-06:00">Updated Aug 27, 2014 11:28PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Maumelle, Ark. • Former middleweight boxing champion Jermain Taylor has been arrested on suspicion of domestic battery and assault in a shooting that wounded Taylor’s cousin at the boxer’s suburban Little Rock home, authorities said. “Mr. Taylor was arrested for domestic battery, first-degree, and aggravated assault,” Pulaski County Sheriff’s Office Lt. Carl Minden said Tuesday. “It was his cousin and another individual that came over to his house, an altercation ensued, he (Taylor) grabbed a we...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583432112014-08-27T23:28:58.248-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-27T23:28:58.248-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58343211@www.sltrib.com Wed, 27 Aug 2014 23:28:58 MDT Officials: Girl accidentally kills gun instructor http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58339972-68/girl-shooting-range-accidentally.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58339972-68/girl-shooting-range-accidentally.html.csp">Officials: Girl accidentally kills gun instructor</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-26T16:05:02.835-06:00">Updated Aug 26, 2014 04:05PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Dolan Springs, Ariz. • A 9-year-old girl accidentally killed an Arizona shooting instructor as he was showing her how to use an automatic Uzi, authorities said Tuesday. Charles Vacca, 39, of Lake Havasu City, died Monday shortly after being airlifted to University Medical Center in Las Vegas, Mohave County sheriff’s officials said. Vacca was standing next to the girl at the Last Stop outdoor shooting range in White Hills when she pulled the trigger and the recoil sent the gun over her head, inve...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583399722014-08-26T16:05:02.835-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-26T16:05:02.835-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58339972@www.sltrib.com Tue, 26 Aug 2014 16:05:02 MDT Rap mogul Suge Knight hurt in nightclub shooting http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58331219-223/knight-rap-dre-nightclub.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58331219-223/knight-rap-dre-nightclub.html.csp">Rap mogul Suge Knight hurt in nightclub shooting</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By GILLIAN FLACCUS</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-24T15:56:33.022-06:00">Updated Aug 24, 2014 03:56PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">West Hollywood, Calif. • Death Row Records founder and rap mogul Marion “Suge” Knight was injured in an early morning shooting Sunday in a packed nightclub but was expected to survive, a Los Angeles County sheriff’s sergeant said. Knight was one of three club patrons struck by gunfire around 1:30 a.m. at 1OAK on West Hollywood’s Sunset Boulevard, said Sgt. C. Tatar, watch commander at the Los Angeles County sheriff’s West Hollywood station. Two other victims, a man and a woman, were also being t...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583312192014-08-24T15:56:33.022-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-24T15:56:33.022-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58331219@www.sltrib.com Sun, 24 Aug 2014 15:56:33 MDT Army: Fort Lee shooter dies after shooting herself http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58334042-68/fort-lee-army-soldier.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58334042-68/fort-lee-army-soldier.html.csp">Army: Fort Lee shooter dies after shooting herself</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MICHAEL FELBERBAUM </span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-25T16:08:30.31-06:00">Updated Aug 25, 2014 04:08PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Fort Lee, Va. • An enraged soldier barricaded herself inside a major command’s headquarters and shot herself in the head Monday after throwing objects around the office as law enforcement officials tried to negotiate with her, the Army said. She died later in the day. The soldier, who has not been identified, was pronounced dead after being taken to Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center, according to a news release issued by Fort Lee, where the Monday morning shooting took place. No ot...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583340422014-08-25T16:08:30.31-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-25T16:08:30.31-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58334042@www.sltrib.com Mon, 25 Aug 2014 16:08:30 MDT Utah police slowly adding body cameras to their uniforms http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58326416-78/police-body-officers-cameras.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58326416-78/police-body-officers-cameras.html.csp">Utah police slowly adding body cameras to their uniforms</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By erin alberty</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-23T17:45:50.628-06:00">Updated Aug 23, 2014 05:45PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">As police face heightened scrutiny nationwide after controversial officer-involved shootings, law enforcement agencies and the public agree on at least one thing: Body cameras would be a big help. “That’s the thing of the future,” said Ogden Police Lt. Will Cragun, whose department is testing demo cameras from several manufacturers. “We want to go down this road.” In Salt Lake County, body cameras are so desired that some Unified Police Department officers have bought them on their own, said UP...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58326416@www.sltrib.com Sat, 23 Aug 2014 17:45:50 MDT Utah County man who shot wife convicted of first-degree murder http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58325234-78/scott-wife-tracy-jury.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58325234-78/scott-wife-tracy-jury.html.csp">Utah County man who shot wife convicted of first-degree murder</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Jessica Miller</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-23T12:00:29.614-06:00">Updated Aug 23, 2014 12:00PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Provo • There’s no question that on March 23 of last year, Scott fired his gun three times and killed his wife. Both prosecutors and defense attorneys told a jury he did. Scott himself took the witness stand during his week-long trial and detailed how he “snapped” and shot 45-year-old Teresa Scott. The question before a 4th District jury: Was Tracy Scott under “extreme emotional distress?” The six-man, two-woman jury wrestled with the question for nearly eights of deliberation before finding Sc...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58325234@www.sltrib.com Sat, 23 Aug 2014 12:00:29 MDT Rally protests police use of deadly force in Utah, Missouri http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58317040-78/taylor-police-lake-salt.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58317040-78/taylor-police-lake-salt.html.csp">Rally protests police use of deadly force in Utah, Missouri</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By erin alberty and Bob Mims</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-21T19:17:23.019-06:00">Updated Aug 21, 2014 07:17PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Protesters who rallied Wednesday night against police use of force in Utah and Ferguson, Mo., demanded more transparency from investigators who are reviewing last week’s fatal shooting of 20-year-old Dillon Taylor in South Salt Lake. “There’s two sides to every story, but they know they can’t get a story out of a dead person,” said Taylor’s aunt Gina Thayne, who joined about 80 protesters at the federal building on State Street at 100 South. The group hopes to see clear answers as to what led ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58317040@www.sltrib.com Thu, 21 Aug 2014 19:17:23 MDT Teen sons testify against dad in Utah murder trial http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58322104-78/scott-tracy-testified-dad.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58322104-78/scott-tracy-testified-dad.html.csp">Teen sons testify against dad in Utah murder trial</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By michael mcFall</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-22T16:21:33.025-06:00">Updated Aug 22, 2014 04:21PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Provo • Two teenage boys took the witness stand Thursday to testify against their father, who is on trial for killing their mother a year-and-a-half ago at their Salem home. Tracy A. Scott, 48, is charged in 4th District Court with first-degree felony murder for fatally shooting 45-year-old Teresa Scott on March 23, 2013. Both boys testified their parents had a rocky relationship. Both said they feared their mother was dead when they heard from a neighbor there had been a shooting. And both sa...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58322104@www.sltrib.com Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:21:33 MDT