Police seek public’s help in locating potential witness in weekend shooting

Posted at 6:50 PM, Dec 01, 2016
and last updated 2016-12-02 10:03:42-05


SALT LAKE CITY — Authorities are looking for a possible witness in a suspected murder that occurred over the weekend.

Leroy Daniel Valdez, 34, has been charged with the murder of 33-year-old Kenonren Goodman after he was found shot in the head on Nov. 26. Salt Lake City police say a confrontation at Valdez’s apartment near 1329 N. Redwood Road between to the men led to the 34-year-old shooting and killing the victim.

Authorities are now looking for 24-year-old Astacia Felice Carter. Robin Heiden with Salt Lake City police said detectives believe she was present at the time of the incident and would like to ask her a few questions.

Carter is a Hispanic woman with brown hair and eyes. She is described as being five feet one inch tall and weighs 140 pounds.

Anyone with information on Astacia Felice Carter’s whereabouts is asked to call Salt Lake City police at 801-799-3000.