Reader comments on sltrib.com are the opinions of the writer, not The Salt Lake Tribune. We will delete comments containing obscenities, personal attacks and inappropriate or offensive remarks. Flagrant or repeat violators will be banned. If you see an objectionable comment, please alert us by clicking the arrow on the upper right side of the comment and selecting "Flag comment as inappropriate". If you've recently registered with Disqus or aren't seeing your comments immediately, you may need to verify your email address. To do so, visit disqus.com/account.
See more about comments here.
Man arrested in fatal Roy weekend shooting
Police have made an arrest in the shooting death of a man this weekend in Roy.
Mario Saucedo, 23, was shot during a party early Sunday in a cul de sac near 2950 West and 4650 South, police have said. Saucedo was taken to a hospital, where he later died.
Officers announced on Monday they had arrested Ruben Alvarado Nava III, 40. Nava and Saucedo got into some sort of dispute at the party, said Roy police spokesman Bryce Weir. The two men were standing in the cul de sac about 12:25 a.m. when Saucedo was shot, Weir said. At some point, Nava fled the party, Weir said. Weir would not discuss the topic of the dispute or the circumstances leading up to the shooting. He also would not say where or how Nava was apprehended.