Two Salt Lake City Sheriff’s Officers have been hospitalized after a fatal shoot out, outside of the County Jail, according to Fox News.
This story is still developing but reports have revealed some information.
One of the hospitalized Sheriff’s officers was shot through the eye and is currently in critical condition.
The Other Sheriff’s Officer is in stable condition and was also shot in the head, where exactly has not been disclosed.
Although he didn’t go further into detail, Salt Lake County Sheriff Rosie Rivera divulged that he and the hospitalized officers were a “campus security team.”
“These types of incidents are really devastating for the department,” Rivera Continued.
“We hope and we pray that our deputies will be OK.”
“The environment for law enforcement right now is extremely dangerous, and we know that.”
— SLCScanner (@SLCScanner) April 10, 2021
From Fox News:
Two Salt Lake County deputies are in the hospital Saturday after being shot in the parking lot of the Salt Lake County Metro Jail, sources report.
Utah-based security officials are still investigating the motive behind the incident.
Check back on this developing story.