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One dead, one in custody after Iron County shooting

One dead, one in custody after Iron County shooting

CANARRAVILLE, Iron County — One man was killed in a shooting in southern Utah on Wednesday evening.

Iron County Sheriff’s Lt. Dave Mitchell said deputies responded to the incident before 8 p.m. and found one man dead. Another man was taken into custody for questioning.

Mitchell said the shooting was an isolated incident and there was no threat to the public. Deputies did not say what may have led to the shooting, but more information is expected to be released Thursday.

“The Iron County Sheriff’s Office is committed to providing the community with accurate and timely information as it becomes available,” Mitchell said in a brief news release.