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Man found shot to death on road in West Jordan neighborhood

West Jordan police officers investigate the scene of a shooting that left one man dead in West Jordan on Thursday, Nov. 19, 2020. Officers responded to the area of 7000 South and 5200 West about 2:30 a.m. and found a man deceased in the street, according to West Jordan Police Lt. Richard Bell. Investigators believe the black van was parked near the intersection of Ticklegrass Road and Sparrowtail Road about 2:20 a.m. when a silver car, possibly a Cadillac CTS, pulled up. Police say one person got out of the Cadillac and fired several shots at someone in the van. Police do not have a suspect description, but they are looking for a silver four-door Cadillac CTS with significant damage to the rear passenger side.
West Jordan police officers investigate the scene of a shooting that left one man dead in West Jordan on Thursday, Nov. 19, 2020. Officers responded to the area of 7000 South and 5200 West about 2:30 a.m. and found a man deceased in the street, according to West Jordan Police Lt. Richard Bell. Investigators believe the black van was parked near the intersection of Ticklegrass Road and Sparrowtail Road about 2:20 a.m. when a silver car, possibly a Cadillac CTS, pulled up. Police say one person got out of the Cadillac and fired several shots at someone in the van. Police do not have a suspect description, but they are looking for a silver four-door Cadillac CTS with significant damage to the rear passenger side.
Laura Seitz, Deseret News

WEST JORDAN — West Jordan police were investigating a fatal shooting as a homicide on Thursday.

Shortly after 2 a.m., neighbors in the area of Ticklegrass Road and Sparrowtail Road (approximately 7000 S. 5200 West) heard multiple gunshots. Officers arrived to find an adult male deceased in the road next to a large adventure van, according to West Jordan Police Lt. Jeremy Robertson.

The name of the deceased man was not immediately released. Robertson said the van is not registered to any resident in the area where the shooting occurred. No arrests have been made.

Investigators have collected some doorbell camera videos from neighbors that recorded some of the event, he said.