UPDATE Feb. 13, 2014 – Police investigation into this incident has developed further details, and a person of interest in the matter. See story here: Police seeking person of interest in Walgreens gunshot incident
ST. GEORGE – Police responded to a report of a shot fired during an encounter between two men in the parking lot of Walgreens on St. George Boulevard Wednesday night.
Police were dispatched at 7:20 p.m. when a man reported that another man had pulled a gun on him, St. George Police Sgt. Rich Triplett said. During the encounter a shot was fired.
No one was injured and the man who reported the incident did not know the suspect, Triplett said.
The incident occurred in the parking lot of Walgreens. “As far as we can tell,” Triplett said, “it didn’t have anything to do with the store.”
Triplett said he did not know what was the catalyst for the incident. “We don’t really have much of any suspect information,” he said.
This is a developing story, the police investigation is ongoing.
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