WEST VALLEY CITY, Utah – Police say the man who pulled out a gun at the West Valley City Police lobby on Monday had an encounter with officers the day before the incident.
West Jordan police say they responded to a call where 39-year-old James Kammeyer was allegedly having a domestic dispute with a family member on the day before the shooting.
On Wednesday, Kammeyer was charged with one count of criminal mischief and two counts of domestic violence in the presence of a child.
On Monday morning, Kammeyer entered the West Valley City Police Dept. lobby and allegedly pulled a gun on an officer and a clerk. Police responded and shot him twice in the arm, and he was hospitalized before being sent to the Salt Lake County Jail later that day.
Kammeyer has a criminal history, including spending five years in prison for sexually abusing a child in 1998.