- Associated Press - Saturday, November 22, 2014

SOUTH JORDAN, Utah (AP) - An investigation is underway into the fatal shooting of a trespassing suspect by South Jordan police.

Investigators say officers responded to a report of a trespassing early Saturday afternoon and encountered the suspect in a nearby field during a search.

They say the man was shot by an officer during the encounter and was pronounced dead at the scene.

The man’s name and further details about the shooting were not immediately released.

The Salt Lake County District Attorney’s Office sent investigators to the scene.

South Jordan police will conduct an internal investigation.

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