Patient transported after Ogden police respond to gunshot call

Photo: Gephardt Daily/Laura Withers

OGDEN, Utah, Jan. 16, 2020 (Gephardt Daily) — Ogden police responded to a report of a gunshot wound Thursday afternoon.

Police were summoned to the shooting scene, the 2900 block of Adams Ave., at 4:28 p.m. Thursday.

“Ogden officers located the adult male victim in the 3100 block of Adams Ave.” said a news release from Ogden Police Department. “The victim had two gunshot wounds to the upper body. The victim was transported to the hospital with non life-threatening injuries. The victim was very uncooperative with investigators.”

The preliminary investigation revealed that the incident may have been gang related and that the suspect or suspects were driving a white four-door passenger vehicle when the shooting occurred.

Weber-Metro CSI, Ogden City detectives, the Metro Gang Unit and the Weber Morgan Narcotic Strike Force assisted on scene.  This is an ongoing investigation, the news release said.

Gephardt Daily will have more information as details become available.



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