Utah officer dies following drug-related shootout
OGDEN, Utah (AP) - Authorities say a Utah police officer has died following a shootout that left five other officers and the suspect wounded.
Ogden police say Jared Francom died from his wounds following Wednesday night's drug-related shooting.
Five police officers from multiple agencies remain hospitalized with serious to critical injuries. No more information on their conditions was released.
The suspect in the shooting is in a local hospital under guard, with non-life threatening injuries.
No names have been released.
Shooting erupted shortly before 9 p.m. Wednesday as narcotics officers tried to serve a search warrant at a home in Ogden.