SHOOTING - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/SHOOTING News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Dash-cam video documents shooting death of Utah officer http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57823068-78/grunwald-garcia-jauregui-truck.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57823068-78/grunwald-garcia-jauregui-truck.html.csp">Dash-cam video documents shooting death of Utah officer</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Jessica MIller</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-17T09:00:21.171-06:00">Updated Apr 17, 2014 09:00AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Provo • Utah County Sheriff’s Sgt. Cory Wride’s dashboard camera played in the tiny courtroom Wednesday, showing what appeared to be a routine motorist assist. The grainy video depicted Wride going from his patrol car to a white pickup truck, back and forth three times in the snowy weather, as he tried to identify who was inside the vehicle that had pulled over on a highway near Lehi. Though the first minutes of the video appeared innocuous enough, everyone who packed into the Provo courtroom k...</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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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> 57823068@www.sltrib.com Thu, 17 Apr 2014 09:00:21 MDT West Valley City police look for gunman who shot through apartment wall http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57827551-78/police-west-apartment-shooting.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57827551-78/police-west-apartment-shooting.html.csp">West Valley City police look for gunman who shot through apartment wall</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="2014-04-17T14:04:42.839-06:00">Updated Apr 17, 2014 02:04PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">West Valley City police were investigating a shooting that sent a teenaged apartment dweller to the hospital Wednesday. WVCPD spokeswoman Roxanne Vainuku confirmed the shooting was reported about 11:50 a.m. at 4545 S. Dean Drive (3825 West), an apartment building just west of Bangerter Highway. Witnesses told police that a man drove a dark sedan into the complex’s parking lot, began arguing with several people and then fired a handgun twice. Both bullets went through the wall of the two-story b...</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> 57827551@www.sltrib.com Thu, 17 Apr 2014 14:04:42 MDT Judge limits news coverage of Utah teen charged with murder http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57822106-78/grunwald-garcia-jauregui-county.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57822106-78/grunwald-garcia-jauregui-county.html.csp">Judge limits news coverage of Utah teen charged with murder</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By stephen hunt</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-15T19:42:15.744-06:00">Updated Apr 15, 2014 07:42PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A judge is limiting television and photographic coverage of a preliminary hearing for a 17-year-old Draper girl charged as an accomplice in a January shooting spree that resulted in the death of one police officer and the wounding of another. Meagan Dakota Grunwald is charged as an adult with aggravated murder, a first-degree felony, and 11 other charges related to the death of Utah County Sgt. Cory Wride near Lehi and the wounding of Utah County Sheriff’s Deputy Greg Sherwood in Santaquin. Fou...</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> 57822106@www.sltrib.com Tue, 15 Apr 2014 19:42:15 MDT Fatal Kamas shooting ruled a suicide http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57820218-78/woman-friday-kamas-fatal.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57820218-78/woman-friday-kamas-fatal.html.csp">Fatal Kamas shooting ruled a suicide</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="2014-04-15T08:54:55.35-06:00">Updated Apr 15, 2014 08:54AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A woman who died from a gunshot wound Friday in Kamas apparently killed herself. The 43-year-old woman was found about 5:15 p.m. Friday on the porch of a home near 3600 E. Weber Canyon Road after someone called the sheriff’s department to report shots fired. Deputies and neighbors tried unsuccessfully to perform CPR on the woman. On Friday evening, investigators were not sure if the woman had shot herself or had been shot by someone else. In a press release Monday, investigators reported that ...</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> 57820218@www.sltrib.com Tue, 15 Apr 2014 08:54:55 MDT One dead in officer-involved shooting in Centerville http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57814843-78/amp-centerville-robison-police.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57814843-78/amp-centerville-robison-police.html.csp">One dead in officer-involved shooting in Centerville</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="2014-04-14T07:11:14.745-06:00">Updated Apr 14, 2014 07:11AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Centerville • A 39-year-old man was killed by a police officers Sunday afternoon at 550 S. 300 East in Centerville. Shortly before 4 p.m., officers responded to the report of a suicidal man who had a gun, according to Centerville police Sgt. Zan Robison. At some point, a shot or shots were fired and the man was killed. A press release later identified him as 38-year-old Vincent John Farrand. No officers were injured. The officer involved has been put on administrative leave, according to the r...</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> 57814843@www.sltrib.com Mon, 14 Apr 2014 07:11:14 MDT Woman’s shooting death a likely suicide http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57811296-78/shooting-county-summit-friday.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57811296-78/shooting-county-summit-friday.html.csp">Woman’s shooting death a likely suicide</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-12T22:44:59.261-06:00">Updated Apr 12, 2014 10:44PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Summit County Sheriff’s separtment officials said they are leaning toward the cause of a shooting death in a remote corner of Summit County Friday as a suicide. “Our preliminary investigation is leaning more towards a suicide,” said Captain Justin Martinez of the Summit County Sheriff’s Department. “We are waiting the official report from the medical examiners office to confirm that’s what happened.” Martinez told The Tribune Friday that the sheriff’s office received a call of a shooting at 5:1...</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> 57811296@www.sltrib.com Sat, 12 Apr 2014 22:44:59 MDT Woman found dead in Kamas shooting http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57808451-78/amp-woman-martinez-kamas.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57808451-78/amp-woman-martinez-kamas.html.csp">Woman found dead in Kamas shooting</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Jim Dalrymple II</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-11T22:43:41.865-06:00">Updated Apr 11, 2014 10:43PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A woman died Friday night in a remote and wooded corner of Kamas, but investigators were unsure if she took her own life or was killed by someone else. Sheriff’s officials received a call about 5:15 p.m. that a person was shooting a weapon near a home at 3645 E. Weber Canyon Road, said sheriff’s Capt. Justin Martinez. Police quickly called a SWAT team, but canceled the call when they arrived and didn’t find a shooter. Instead, deputies found a woman lying on the porch with a gunshot to the ch...</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> 57808451@www.sltrib.com Fri, 11 Apr 2014 22:43:41 MDT ‘We somehow bear what seems unbearable’ http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57798998-68/obama-soldiers-fort-hood.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57798998-68/obama-soldiers-fort-hood.html.csp">‘We somehow bear what seems unbearable’</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JOSH LEDERMAN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-09T21:29:11.154-06:00">Updated Apr 9, 2014 09:29PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">FORT HOOD, Texas • President Barack Obama returned to the grieving Army post Wednesday where he first took on the job as the nation’s comforter five years ago, mourning with families and uniformed comrades of those killed during last week’s Fort Hood shooting spree. “We somehow bear what seems unbearable,” he declared. It was yet another sad observance for a president who has had to deliver words of consolation across the country many times. At Fort Hood, the ceremony was made more poignant as ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577989982014-04-09T21:29:11.154-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-09T21:29:11.154-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. 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Camp Lejeune spokesman Nat Fahy said the shooting occurred at around 5:30 p.m. Law enforcement and emergency personnel attempted to revive the shooting victim at the scene, but Fahy said the person was later pronounced dead at a base hospital. Fahy said the Marine who fired the shot from his M4 rifle was in custody and awaiting ques...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577935312014-04-08T20:54:11.291-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-08T20:54:11.291-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57793531@www.sltrib.com Tue, 08 Apr 2014 20:54:11 MDT Man cleared of NYC murder after 25 years in prison http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57791166-68/fleming-prosecutors-brooklyn-conviction.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57791166-68/fleming-prosecutors-brooklyn-conviction.html.csp">Man cleared of NYC murder after 25 years in prison</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JENNIFER PELTZ</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-08T14:28:43.225-06:00">Updated Apr 8, 2014 02:28PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • A man who spent almost a quarter-century behind bars for murder was freed Tuesday and cleared of a killing that happened when he was 1,100 miles away on a Disney World vacation. Jonathan Fleming was in tears as he hugged his lawyers and family in a Brooklyn courtroom. Relatives said, “Thank you, God!” after he was freed. “After 25 years, come hug your mother,” Patricia Fleming said, and he did. Defense attorneys and prosecutors asked a Brooklyn judge to dismiss Fleming’s conviction in...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577911662014-04-08T14:28:43.225-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-08T14:28:43.225-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57791166@www.sltrib.com Tue, 08 Apr 2014 14:28:43 MDT Army: Soldier began shooting after argument over leave http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57787645-68/lopez-grey-army-fort.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57787645-68/lopez-grey-army-fort.html.csp">Army: Soldier began shooting after argument over leave</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By PAUL J. WEBER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-07T18:28:30.493-06:00">Updated Apr 7, 2014 06:28PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Fort Hood, Texas • The Fort Hood soldier suspected of killing three people and wounding 16 others last week began his eight-minute rampage on the sprawling Texas Army post after an argument related to taking leave, military investigators said Monday. Army spokesman Chris Grey didn’t indicate during a brief news conference whether Spc. Ivan Lopez was granted the leave or the circumstances behind the request. The shooting spree Wednesday ended when Lopez killed himself with his .45-caliber pistol...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577876452014-04-07T18:28:30.493-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-07T18:28:30.493-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57787645@www.sltrib.com Mon, 07 Apr 2014 18:28:30 MDT Near Fort Hood, church service honors fallen http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57782899-68/fort-hood-military-shooting.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57782899-68/fort-hood-military-shooting.html.csp">Near Fort Hood, church service honors fallen</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By WILL WEISSERT</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-06T17:39:08.336-06:00">Updated Apr 6, 2014 05:39PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Kileen, Texas • The church program pictured an empty road being enveloped by the dark clouds of a sweeping thunderstorm, and the service’s lesson was from Isaiah 35:4, “Be strong, fear not.” The preacher implored those gathered Sunday that they would find hope in God, but also acknowledged the question on everyone’s mind: Why Fort Hood — again? What would have been a routine Sunday service at Tabernacle Baptist Church just outside the sprawling Texas military base became a tribute to the soldier...</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> 57782899@www.sltrib.com Sun, 06 Apr 2014 17:39:08 MDT Kirby: Shooting the bull over bowling balls http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/lifestyle/57775249-80/bowling-kirby-balls-robert.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/lifestyle/57775249-80/bowling-kirby-balls-robert.html.csp">Kirby: Shooting the bull over bowling balls</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Robert Kirby</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> Tribune Columnist</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-06T01:01:02.785-06:00">Updated Apr 6, 2014 01:01AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Finding bowling balls to shoot at Japan from Tooele County has proven more difficult than Sonny and I anticipated. Apparently we aren’t the only ones with a BB cannon. We aren’t the most accurate bowling ball gunners either. Of the 10 balls we shot off last week, we only recovered (whole or in pieces) seven. Apology: If you live near Elko and recently had your roof aerated without an appointment, that’s my bad and not Sonny’s. We tend to argue about powder charge sizes. Some readers responded q...</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> 57775249@www.sltrib.com Sun, 06 Apr 2014 01:01:02 MDT Army may never learn motive of Fort Hood rampage http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57779723-68/lopez-argument-fort-hood.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57779723-68/lopez-argument-fort-hood.html.csp">Army may never learn motive of Fort Hood rampage</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By WILL WEISSERT </span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">and DANICA COTO</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-05T19:29:38.673-06:00">Updated Apr 5, 2014 07:29PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Fort Hood, Texas • Despite evidence that suggests Spc. Ivan Lopez had an argument before going on a shooting rampage, investigators said they may never determine what compelled the Fort Hood soldier to kill three soldiers and wound 16 others before taking his own life. Lt. Gen. Mark Milley, Fort Hood’s commander, said that an “escalating argument” precipitated the assault. He declined to discuss the cause of the argument but said investigators believe Lopez made no effort to target specific sol...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577797232014-04-05T19:29:38.673-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-05T19:29:38.673-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57779723@www.sltrib.com Sat, 05 Apr 2014 19:29:38 MDT Fort Hood gunman sought mental health treatment http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57769085-68/base-fort-gunman-hood.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57769085-68/base-fort-gunman-hood.html.csp">Fort Hood gunman sought mental health treatment</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By WILL WEISSERT and PAUL J. WEBER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-03T11:29:15.139-06:00">Updated Apr 3, 2014 11:29AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Fort Hood, Texas • An Iraq War veteran being treated for mental illness was the gunman who opened fire at Fort Hood, killing three people and wounding 16 others before committing suicide, in an attack on the same Texas military base where more than a dozen people were slain in 2009, authorities said. Within hours of the Wednesday attack, investigators started looking into whether the man’s combat experience had caused lingering psychological trauma. Fort Hood’s senior officer, Lt. Gen. Mark Mill...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577690852014-04-03T11:29:15.139-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-03T11:29:15.139-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57769085@www.sltrib.com Thu, 03 Apr 2014 11:29:15 MDT Gunman kills 3, wounds 16 at Fort Hood Army base http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57765745-68/fort-shooting-hood-military.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57765745-68/fort-shooting-hood-military.html.csp">Gunman kills 3, wounds 16 at Fort Hood Army base</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By WILL WEISSERT</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-02T21:33:55.633-06:00">Updated Apr 2, 2014 09:33PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Fort Hood, Texas • A soldier opened fire Wednesday on fellow service members at the Fort Hood military base, killing three people and wounding 16 before committing suicide at the same post where more than a dozen people were slain in a 2009 attack, authorities said. The shooter, who served in Iraq in 2011, had been undergoing an assessment to determine whether he had post-traumatic stress disorder, according to Lt. Gen. Mark A. Milley, the senior officer on the base. There was no indication the ...</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> 57765745@www.sltrib.com Wed, 02 Apr 2014 21:33:55 MDT Gunman at Fort Hood kills 3, self http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57766280-68/shooting-fort-hood-army.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57766280-68/shooting-fort-hood-army.html.csp">Gunman at Fort Hood kills 3, self</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Rajiv Chandrasekaran, Adam Goldman</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">and Sari Horwitz</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"> The Washington Post</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-02T21:38:29.962-06:00">Updated Apr 2, 2014 09:38PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Fort Hood, Texas • One person was killed and 14 injured in a shooting Wednesday at Fort Hood, and officials at the base said the shooter is believed to be dead. The details about the number of people hurt came from two U.S. officials who spoke on condition of anonymity because they were not authorized to discuss the information by name. Fort Hood said in a statement posted online that its Directorate of Emergency Services had an initial report that the shooter was dead, but that the report was ...</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> 57766280@www.sltrib.com Wed, 02 Apr 2014 21:38:29 MDT Woman cleared of involvement in Salt Lake City police shooting http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57760840-78/knight-lake-salt-officers.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57760840-78/knight-lake-salt-officers.html.csp">Woman cleared of involvement in Salt Lake City police shooting</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="2014-04-01T22:04:36.425-06:00">Updated Apr 1, 2014 10:04PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Investigators in Salt Lake City have found a woman they were seeking in connection with a Friday police shooting and cleared her of any involvement. Police announced on Tuesday that they had interviewed Melissa Medina, 36, who was thought to be acquainted with Christopher Leo Knight, a California fugitive who wounded two SLCPD officers Friday before being killed by return fire. Investigators had said Medina may have been with Knight when he traveled to Utah last week, but Tuesday said she was ...</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> 57760840@www.sltrib.com Tue, 01 Apr 2014 22:04:36 MDT Man charged with attempted murder in WVC shooting http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57756577-78/victim-suspect-degree-police.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57756577-78/victim-suspect-degree-police.html.csp">Man charged with attempted murder in WVC shooting</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="2014-04-02T19:12:07.621-06:00">Updated Apr 2, 2014 07:12PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A Salt Lake City man has been accused of shooting another man in the face in a dispute over stolen Xanax. Charges were filed Monday in the March 23 shooting in West Valley City. The man took a gun to the victim’s home at Overlook Point Apartments, near 4600 South 2970 West, police wrote; witnesses who were in the same car as the man during the drive to the apartment said the man claimed the victim had taken the man’s Xanax, and one of the bullets was for the victim. At the apartment, the victim...</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> 57756577@www.sltrib.com Wed, 02 Apr 2014 19:12:07 MDT Man who shot at White House sentenced to 25 years http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57754918-68/hernandez-ortega-obama-guilty.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/57754918-68/hernandez-ortega-obama-guilty.html.csp">Man who shot at White House sentenced to 25 years</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JESSICA GRESKO</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-31T17:41:43.47-06:00">Updated Mar 31, 2014 05:41PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • An Idaho man who pleaded guilty to firing an assault rifle at the White House in 2011, striking the executive mansion more than half a dozen times, was sentenced Monday to 25 years in prison. Prosecutors initially charged Oscar Ramiro Ortega-Hernandez, 23, with attempting to assassinate President Barack Obama but agreed to drop the charge as part of a plea deal last year. Ortega-Hernandez instead pleaded guilty to two charges, including damaging the home. Obama and the first lady we...</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> 57754918@www.sltrib.com Mon, 31 Mar 2014 17:41:43 MDT