Update: South Salt Lake police ID 23-year-old homicide victim

Kaitlyn Barron. Photo Courtesy: South Salt Lake Police Department

SOUTH SALT LAKE, Utah, Sept. 30, 2020 (Gephardt Daily) — Officials have identified a homicide victim found in a South Salt Lake parking lot Monday morning.

The deceased is Kaitlyn Barron, 23, a Salt Lake City woman who also has family in San Antonio, Texas, a Facebook post from South South Salt Lake Police Department says.

“Kaitlyn died as a result of blunt force trauma,” the post says. “Evidence from the scene has been submitted for forensic analysis. The investigation is on going. If anyone has information related to this crime call 801-840-4000.”

A witness called police around 7:30 a.m. to report a deceased female in the back parking lot of 2550 South and 300 West, said a previous Facebook post from SSLPD.

Gephardt Daily will have more on this developing story as information is provided.

South Salt Lake police on the scene of an apparent homicide Monday morning. Photo Courtesy: South Salt Lake PD


  1. This is so sad I hope they find out who did this to her. Please keep us updated I do hope they find out who did this so her family can put her to rest.

  2. We know Kaitlyn’s family. They’re a good Catholic family. Please pray for them. We offer or prayers for the repose of the soul of their beloved daughter.


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