Woman shot in the shoulder while driving in West Valley City
Oct 30, 2022, 2:42 PM
WEST VALLEY CITY, Utah — An 18-year-old woman suffered a gunshot wound early Sunday morning while police say she was driving in West Valley City.
Lt. Steve Burke with the West Valley City Police Department said the victim, identified as Andashell Orozco, was in a car, heading northbound on 3200 West, when she was hit in the shoulder at approximately 1:30 a.m.
“When they got to about 2700 South, there was about nine people standing on the side of the road, and according to the victims, the people standing on the side of the road opened fire on the car, striking the victim,” Burke said.
The woman’s injuries were non-life-threatening, according to Burke.
At this time, police do not have any suspect information.
Anyone who may have seen anything has been asked to contact the West Valley City Police Department.