SHOOTING - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/SHOOTING News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) 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 This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.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. 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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 Tribune Photo of the Day - August 20, 2014 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogsphotoblog/58320052-227/shooting-hands-shoot-saltlakecity.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogsphotoblog/58320052-227/shooting-hands-shoot-saltlakecity.html.csp">Tribune Photo of the Day - August 20, 2014</a></h4> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-20T22:59:02.854-06:00">Updated Aug 20, 2014 10:59PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune Gina Thayne, aunt of Dillon Taylor, speaks at a protest of police shootings, "Hands Up Don't Shoot," calling for justice for Dillon Taylor and Mike Brown, outside of the Federal Building in Salt Lake City, Wednesday August 20, 2014. Read more</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> 58320052@www.sltrib.com Wed, 20 Aug 2014 22:59:02 MDT Ferguson city leaders pledge to change police force http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58315110-68/police-ferguson-louis-brown.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58315110-68/police-ferguson-louis-brown.html.csp">Ferguson city leaders pledge to change police force</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By NIGEL DUARA</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-19T21:51:35.416-06:00">Updated Aug 19, 2014 09:51PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Ferguson, Mo. • Ferguson city leaders urged people to stay home after dark Tuesday to “allow peace to settle in” and pledged to try to improve the police force in the St. Louis suburb where the fatal shooting of 18-year-old Michael Brown has sparked nightly clashes between protesters and police. In a public statement, the city said the mayor, the City Council and employees have been exploring ways to increase the number of African-American applicants to the law enforcement academy, develop ince...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583151102014-08-19T21:51:35.416-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-19T21:51:35.416-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58315110@www.sltrib.com Tue, 19 Aug 2014 21:51:35 MDT Utah protesters demand justice for Dillon Taylor, others killed by police http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58304981-78/police-taylor-lake-salt.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58304981-78/police-taylor-lake-salt.html.csp">Utah protesters demand justice for Dillon Taylor, others killed by police</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By harry stevens</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-19T14:09:59.957-06:00">Updated Aug 19, 2014 02:09PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Protesters lined the sidewalk across the street from Salt Lake City police headquarters Monday afternoon to express their outrage at a spate of recent police shootings of unarmed people. Among the demonstrators were friends of Dillon Taylor, the 20-year-old man who was shot dead by Salt Lake City police outside a 7-Eleven last Monday. Police were responding to a report of a man with a gun, but Taylor’s supporters say he was unarmed. “It didn’t make sense to me when I first heard everything, and...</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> 58304981@www.sltrib.com Tue, 19 Aug 2014 14:09:59 MDT Suspect arrested in S. Salt Lake shooting http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58300836-78/lake-salt-sweeten-cuevas.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58300836-78/lake-salt-sweeten-cuevas.html.csp">Suspect arrested in S. Salt Lake shooting</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="2014-08-15T21:48:11.087-06:00">Updated Aug 15, 2014 09:48PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Police have arrested a suspect in the shooting of a South Salt Lake man, who is now expected to survive — though he may lose an arm or leg. South Salt Lake police Sgt. Darin Sweeten said Martin Cuevas, 48, of California, was booked into the Salt Lake County jail on Friday morning on suspicion of attempted murder and illegally discharging a firearm within city limits. Sweeten detectives were not releasing details of what led to Cuevas’ arrest, though he was believed to be one of several people i...</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> 58300836@www.sltrib.com Fri, 15 Aug 2014 21:48:11 MDT Man shot, critically injured in South Salt Lake http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58299153-78/police-south-lake-salt.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58299153-78/police-south-lake-salt.html.csp">Man shot, critically injured in South Salt Lake</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="2014-08-15T12:58:41.221-06:00">Updated Aug 15, 2014 12:58PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">South Salt Lake • A shooting that occurred in South Salt Lake Thursday night, left one male in critical condition. The shooting occurred about 8 p.m. and police said it appeared there was an altercation between three people in a truck and two residents in a home near 200 E. Rigdon Street (3790 South). Police did not know the nature of the dispute. The altercation was both physical and verbal, and shots erupted. Three or four people were detained, and police were working on search warrants for a...</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> 58299153@www.sltrib.com Fri, 15 Aug 2014 12:58:41 MDT Governor promises ‘a different tone’ in police action at protests http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58296873-68/police-officer-brown-ferguson.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58296873-68/police-officer-brown-ferguson.html.csp">Governor promises ‘a different tone’ in police action at protests</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By DAVID A. LIEB and JIM SALTER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-14T21:57:44.136-06:00">Updated Aug 14, 2014 09:57PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Ferguson, Mo. • Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon said Thursday that unspecified “operational shifts” are ahead for law enforcement in the St. Louis suburb that has been the scene of violent protests since a police officer fatally shot an unarmed black teenager. Speaking at a meeting of clergy and community members, the governor told the audience that “you all will see a different tone” in law enforcement’s response to the demonstrations in the town of Ferguson. Nixon did not elaborate on the changes ahea...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582968732014-08-14T21:57:44.136-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-14T21:57:44.136-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58296873@www.sltrib.com Thu, 14 Aug 2014 21:57:44 MDT Pressure builds on chief to release officer’s name in fatal shooting http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58294462-68/officer-brown-police-shooting.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58294462-68/officer-brown-police-shooting.html.csp">Pressure builds on chief to release officer’s name in fatal shooting</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JIM SUHR </span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">and JIM SALTER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-13T19:41:31.729-06:00">Updated Aug 13, 2014 07:41PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Ferguson, Mo. • The police chief of a St. Louis suburb rocked by racial unrest since a white police officer shot an unarmed black teenager to death said Wednesday he won’t be pressured into publicly identifying the officer despite mounting demands from clergy, protesters and even hackers. Ferguson Police Chief Thomas Jackson, who has been the public face of the city torn by Saturday’s death of 18-year-old Michael Brown, told reporters the St. Louis County investigation of the shooting could tak...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582944622014-08-13T19:41:31.729-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-13T19:41:31.729-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58294462@www.sltrib.com Wed, 13 Aug 2014 19:41:31 MDT Man accused of plotting mass shooting is sentenced http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58294396-78/stiles-creek-gill-accused.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58294396-78/stiles-creek-gill-accused.html.csp">Man accused of plotting mass shooting is sentenced</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By LINDSAY WHITEHURST</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-14T22:05:41.969-06:00">Updated Aug 14, 2014 10:05PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Salt Lake City • A Utah man accused of plotting a mass shooting at an upscale mall in Salt Lake City has been sentenced to three years of probation under mental health court supervision after accepting a plea deal from prosecutors. Salt Lake County District Attorney Sim Gill said Wednesday he agreed to the deal in May because defendant Jack Harry Stiles was not an imminent threat. Gill said Stiles, 43, was in the right place with court-supervised mental health treatment rather than prison time....</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582943962014-08-14T22:05:41.969-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-14T22:05:41.969-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58294396@www.sltrib.com Thu, 14 Aug 2014 22:05:41 MDT Investigators mum on fatal Salt Lake City shooting of fugitive http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58292957-78/taylor-lake-salt-dillon.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58292957-78/taylor-lake-salt-dillon.html.csp">Investigators mum on fatal Salt Lake City shooting of fugitive</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="2014-08-13T22:06:55.014-06:00">Updated Aug 13, 2014 10:06PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Investigators probing Salt Lake City police officers’ fatal shooting of a fugitive outside a convenience store remained tight-lipped about their findings — including whether the slain man was armed. Jerrail Taylor insists his brother, 20-year-old Dillon Taylor, did not have a handgun on him when officers shot him Monday night outside a 7-Eleven store at 2102 S. State St. South Salt Lake police Sgt. Darin Sweeten, whose agency is investigating the incident, declined Wednesday to answer questions...</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> 58292957@www.sltrib.com Wed, 13 Aug 2014 22:06:55 MDT Ferguson seeks answers after fatal police shooting of unarmed teen http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58292373-68/officer-police-brown-ferguson.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58292373-68/officer-police-brown-ferguson.html.csp">Ferguson seeks answers after fatal police shooting of unarmed teen</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ALAN SCHER ZAGIER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-13T09:52:31.238-06:00">Updated Aug 13, 2014 09:52AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Ferguson, Mo. • Nights of unrest have vied with calls for calm in a St. Louis suburb where an unarmed black teenager was killed by police, while the community is still pressing for answers about the weekend shooting. Hundreds of residents packed two churches Tuesday evening for community meetings about the death of 18-year-old Michael Brown, who was confronted by a Ferguson officer while walking with a friend in the street near his grandmother’s home. People also gathered in the streets Tuesday ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582923732014-08-13T09:52:31.238-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-13T09:52:31.238-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58292373@www.sltrib.com Wed, 13 Aug 2014 09:52:31 MDT FBI opens investigation into fatal police shooting http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58283961-68/officer-brown-police-shot.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58283961-68/officer-brown-police-shot.html.csp">FBI opens investigation into fatal police shooting</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JIM SUHR </span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">and DAVID A. LIEB</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-11T19:48:21.042-06:00">Updated Aug 11, 2014 07:48PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Ferguson, Mo. • A black teenager who was fatally shot by a police officer had his hands raised when the officer approached with his weapon drawn and fired repeatedly, according to two men who said they witnessed the shooting that sparked a night of unrest in suburban St. Louis. The FBI opened an investigation Monday into the death of 18-year-old Michael Brown, who police said was shot multiple times Saturday after being confronted by an officer in Ferguson, a suburb of 21,000 that’s nearly 70 p...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582839612014-08-11T19:48:21.042-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-11T19:48:21.042-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58283961@www.sltrib.com Mon, 11 Aug 2014 19:48:21 MDT