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Tuesday Jul 12 | via Salt Lake Tribune
An Ogden man has been arrested and charged with attempted murder in connection with a gang-related shooting in June. Court records show Weber County prosecutors charged Patrick Galindo, Jr., with one count each of first-degree felony attempted murder and discharge of a firearm with serious bodily injury, and one count of second-degree felony possession of a weapon by a restricted person. Comment?
Wednesday Jun 22 | via People
The Weber County Sheriff's Office in Ogden, Utah, announced on Facebook on Tuesday that the department has added a cute new member to its staff, an electronic detection K-9 or "porn dog" named URL, who is the first of his kind in the state. The 16-month old black Lab, who was rescued from an animal shelter as a puppy, is only one of nine certified electronic detection K-9s in the country, the post said, and comes from the same trainer as Bear, the K-9 who played a key role in the arrest of ex-Subway spokesman Jared Fogle last year. Comment?
Jun 21, 2016 | via Deseret News
URL, a member of the Weber County Sheriff's Department, is the first electronic detection K-9 in Utah and has the ability to locate electronic storage devices like cellphones and SIM cards Law enforcement officers have used K-9s and their keen sense of smell to help them find drugs, locate missing people and help solve arson investigations. Now, Utah police have a K-9 to find child pornography. Comment?
Jun 18, 2016 | via Deseret News
A man remained hospitalized in critical condition Saturday with injuries suffered in what police believe was a gang-related shooting. Two men were walking near 2700 Washington Blvd. early Saturday when they got into an argument with several other men on the other side of the street, according to a statement from Ogden police. Comment?
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