Ed. Note: The shooting incident in Cedar City has been updated with new information from the Cedar City Police.
CEDAR CITY – A standoff between police and a barricaded man took place in Cedar City Friday afternoon.
Sgt. Jimmy Roden, Cedar City Police Department, said officers responded to a shooting in the area of 300 North 400 West between 2 and 2:30 p.m. After arriving on the scene officers also made contact with an adult male who is currently considered a person of interest.
A SWAT team was called in and after assessing the situation, entered the home and discovered a dead adult male and an injured adult female who was attended to by medical personnel after the incident.
The person of interest was taken into custody by officers. The investigation is currently ongoing.
Jennifer Reid and Brett Barrett contributed to this article.
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