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St. George Police Investigating Shooting Of 19-Year-Old Man

Jul 11, 2021, 2:40 PM
FILE (St. George Police Department Facebook)...
FILE (St. George Police Department Facebook)
(St. George Police Department Facebook)

ST. GEORGE, Utah — Police said they were investigating the shooting of a 19-year-old man in St. George.

Tiffany Atkin, public information officer with the St. George Police Department, said they received a call about a traffic incident at Tonaquint Cemetery around 8 p.m. Saturday.

When first responders arrived, they found no evidence of a crash, but instead found a 19-year-old man that had been shot.

The victim was transported to St. George Regional Hospital to be treated for his injuries.

Atkin said she was unsure of the teen’s status or who even called into the station.

The incident remains under investigation.

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St. George Police Investigating Shooting Of 19-Year-Old Man