Update: Victim in Salt Lake City shooting identified

Police investigators on the scene of a fatal shooting at 1930 S. West Temple in Salt Lake City. Photo: Gephardt Daily

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah Feb. 17, 2017 (Gephardt Daily) — The deceased victim of an early morning shooting Friday at an apartment at 1930 S. West Temple has been identified.

Salt Lake City Police Department tweeted Friday afternoon the victim has been identified as Melvin Dyer, 51.

Brody Olson, 36, has been booked into jail for murder, robbery and burglary, the SLCPD added.

Salt Lake City Police Detective Richard Chipping told Gephardt Daily that police were called to the scene of an argument with shots fired at about 5:30 a.m. When they arrived they found Dyer dead, and another man and woman injured with what Chipping described as “grazing head wounds.”

 

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