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Six Utah Police Officers Shot, One Fatally

One police officer is dead and five others are hospitalized after a shootout with a suspect in northern Utah.

Late Wednesday night the officers were serving a drug-related search warrant in the city of Ogden when the gun battle erupted.

Six officers and the suspect were all injured in the exchange and rushed to an area hospital.

One of the officers, Agent Jared Francom, later died from his injuries. Officials say the other five officers have injuries ranging from serious to critical. The suspect's injuries were described as non-life-threatening.


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