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Police identify woman shot and killed near 800 W North Temple; suspect still at-large

Posted at 8:33 PM, Aug 15, 2019
and last updated 2019-08-16 12:29:12-04

SALT LAKE CITY — Police identified a woman who died of a gunshot wound to her head as 33-year-old Alicia Baxter.

She was found with a gunshot wound to her head near 800 West and North Temple around 5 p.m. Thursday evening, according to Salt Lake City Police.

The woman was then taken to a local hospital where she died.

In a tweet identifying the victim Friday morning, SLC Police said they are still actively looking for the suspect.

Investigators do not have a motive at this time and the woman was talking with three males when a single gunshot was heard.

They also said they are looking for two witnesses involved with the incident, which is believed to have been an isolated event.

This is a developing story. It will be updated as new information becomes available.