One person shot after an argument in Fashion Place Mall parking lot, police say

Jan 13, 2024, 12:12 PM | Updated: 10:36 pm

MURRAY — Police are investigating a fight that broke out in front of the Fashion Place Mall, which resulted in one person being shot Saturday morning.

Murray police Chief Craig Burnett said at approximately 11 a.m., a group of young men walked out of The Container Store parking lot, where they got into a fight, and multiple shots were fired.

Burnett said one person in the group received a minor gunshot wound and is being treated. A window of The Container Store and multiple cars in the parking lot were damaged by the gunfire.

“We feel very lucky that this is all we are dealing with right now,” he said. “It’s Saturday afternoon at the mall. It’s a busy place.”

Burnett said police are speaking to the group to determine what happened, but no one was in custody or arrested. Police are investigating what led to the shooting.

Burnett said Fashion Place Mall was placed on lockdown for a short time before being reopened. The mall has reopened, besides The Container Store and the parking lot.

Police also say this was an isolated incident between two groups, and there is no danger to the public.

This is a breaking news story and will be updated with more information when provided. 

KSL 5 TV Live


Jack Walker (left) and Lizzy Walker (right) talk about the many miracles that came together to save...

Eliza Pace

‘I didn’t have a heartbeat for 11 minutes,’ Utah man thankful for miracles that saved his life

A 23-year-old man is thankful to be alive after multiple miracles saved his life when he had a heart attack.

5 hours ago

With temperatures soaring, so does the chance for heat exhaustion and heat stroke to set in....

Karah Brackin

Beating the heat as record-breaking temperatures move in

With temperatures soaring, so does the chance for heat exhaustion and heat stroke to set in.

1 day ago

Rescuers pulling the driver of a semitruck out from the rubble after an explosion....

Brittany Tait

Unified police officer rescues driver from burning semi in Little Cottonwood

A heroic officer and bystanders rescued the driver of a semitruck after a fiery rollover crash in Little Cottonwood Canyon.

2 days ago

Steve Klauke at Smith's Ballpark....

Brian Preece, KSL Sports

Salt Lake Bees, Weber State broadcaster Steve Klauke dies at 69

Longtime Salt Lake Bees and Weber State broadcaster Steve Klauke has reportedly passed away at the age of 69.

2 days ago

Follow @elizapacenewsLike us on Facebook...

Eliza Pace

UDOT saves drivers from fruit-crushing commute

The Utah Department of Transportation faced a sticky situation Monday morning when hundreds of melons spilled into the roadway on Interstate 80, leaving crews scrambling to clean up. 

3 days ago

A portion of Wyoming's Teton Pass, a highly frequented road by summer travelers in nearby states, s...

Mary Culbertson

Wyoming’s Teton Pass suffers ‘catastrophic landslide,’ causing likely long-term closure

The Teton Pass, a highly frequented road for summer travelers headed to Wyoming, suffered a "catastrophic landslide."

4 days ago

Sponsored Articles

Photo courtesy of Artists of Ballet West...

Ballet West

The rising demand for ballet tickets: why they’re harder to get

Ballet West’s box office is experiencing demand they’ve never seen before, leaving many interested patrons unable to secure tickets they want.

Electrician repairing ceiling fan with lamps indoors...

Lighting Design

Stay cool this summer with ceiling fans

When used correctly, ceiling fans help circulate cool and warm air. They can also help you save on utilities.

Side view at diverse group of children sitting in row at school classroom and using laptops...

PC Laptops

5 internet safety tips for kids

Read these tips about internet safety for kids so that your children can use this tool for learning and discovery in positive ways.

Women hold card for scanning key card to access Photocopier Security system concept...

Les Olson

Why printer security should be top of mind for your business

Connected printers have vulnerable endpoints that are an easy target for cyber thieves. Protect your business with these tips.

Modern chandelier hanging from a white slanted ceiling with windows in the backgruond...

Lighting Design

Light up your home with these top lighting trends for 2024

Check out the latest lighting design trends for 2024 and tips on how you can incorporate them into your home.

Technician woman fixing hardware of desktop computer. Close up....

PC Laptops

Tips for hassle-free computer repairs

Experiencing a glitch in your computer can be frustrating, but with these tips you can have your computer repaired without the stress.

One person shot after an argument in Fashion Place Mall parking lot, police say