Woman shot in leg in Ogden

Posted at 9:06 AM, Jan 18, 2017
and last updated 2017-01-18 13:05:52-05

OGDEN, Utah – A 35-year-old woman has been shot in the leg in Ogden.

The victim, who is also the only witness, told police someone entered the trailer where she was sleeping and fired at least one round which hit her in the leg.

According to Ogden officers, the victim was apparently sleeping in the trailer as a favor from the folks who live in the residence.

Ogden Police said the shooting happened at 6 a.m. near 173 W. Ray St.

Police say they do not believe there is an immediate threat to residents in the neighborhood.

The woman is in the hospital being treated for injuries which are not life-threatening.

Authorities have not said if they are searching for a suspect at this time.

The woman’s name has not been released.