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Police involved in Sunday evening standoff, shooting

By Geoffrey Fattah | Posted - Nov. 6, 2011 at 10:56 p.m.

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SALT LAKE CITY — At least one person was shot and another person held police at bay inside a house Sunday night.

Officers responded to a home near 1500 South and 600 East after a report of a shooting around 8 p.m.

Officers reported that a person involved in the shooting had entered a home was refusing to come out. There was a report of guns inside the home, prompting police to call in SWAT after 10 p.m.

Police had few details Sunday evening, did not report the condition of the victim, or any detail of the person locked inside the house.

The residents in at least one nearby home were evacuated for safety concerns.

Geoffrey Fattah


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