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Person hospitalized and in custody after critical incident involving Salt Lake police

Salt Lake City police arrested one person after a critical incident on Utahna Drive on Saturday night. (Salt Lake City Police Department)

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SALT LAKE CITY — Salt Lake police arrested a person after a critical incident Saturday night.

Police say the person threatened officers with a gun near the intersection of Utahna Drive and Emery Street and is currently receiving treatment at a hospital. No officers were injured in the incident.

Salt Lake Police tweeted that they have started protocol for a critical incident involving an officer.

“There is no longer any danger to our community,” the tweet continued.

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Jenny Rollins is a Utah-based freelance writer and former reporter. She holds a bachelor’s degree from Brigham Young University and a master’s degree in journalism from Boston University.

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