SANDY, Utah — Authorities have made an arrest in connection with a drive-by shooting that happened in Sandy on Friday.
18-year-old Tyson Conner Rocco was taken into police custody Saturday night and booked on charges of attempted aggravated homicide and felony discharge of a firearm.
The 12-year-old and 14-year-old boys who were shot were transported to a local hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.
Police said the victims were Midvale residents. The investigation is ongoing, which includes determining the connection, if any, between the suspect and the victims.
Tyson Conner Rocco (18) was arrested Saturday night in connection with Friday’s shooting. Rocco was booked in on multiple charges including Attempted Aggravated Homicide. Vehicle believed to be involved also recovered. Investigation is still ongoing. https://t.co/JePNMscR3I— Sandy Police (@Sandy_Police) April 18, 2021