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Juvenile arrested in connection with WVC shooting

Posted: 5:21 PM, Sep 15, 2012
Updated: 2012-09-19 17:46:33-04

WEST VALLEY CITY, Utah — A man who suffered multiple gunshot wounds died as a result of his injuries Saturday morning.

The incident happened around 11:30 Thursday night at the victim’s home near 37th South and 68th West in West Valley City.

Police have identified the man as James Michael George, 52.

17-year-old Rosco Dewayne Brackett was arrested for allegedly shooting and killing his stepfather George during an argument.

Police say Brackett, who was 16 at the time of the shooting, will be tried as an adult.