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Two men, woman shot in Payson during argument

Posted at 8:57 AM, Jan 23, 2018
and last updated 2018-01-23 18:53:41-05

PAYSON, Utah - Three people are recovering from gunshot wounds after a shooting in Payson overnight.

Police said the incident began as a dispute between two men about 10:30 p.m. near 650 W. 500 S.

The argument escalated, prompting one of the men to pull out a gun and shoot the other man and a woman.

Mug shot: Travis Matthew Frkovich

Payson Police identified the man suspected of instigating the shooting as 38-year-old Travis Matthew Frkovich.

According to police, the man who was shot fired back and the pair shot 10 to 15 rounds at each other.

Both of the men were hit once and one of their wives was hit as well.

All three are expected to survive.

Officers said it's lucky no one else was hurt since the shooting was in a neighborhood.

Payson Police said they would like to speak with anyone who has information or surveillance video.