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Salt Lake City police investigating suspicious death in downtown alley

Posted at 7:50 AM, May 02, 2022
and last updated 2022-05-04 13:25:04-04

SALT LAKE CITY — Salt Lake City police detectives are investigating a suspicious death after a body was found in a downtown alleyway Monday.

On Wednesday, police identified the victim as 22-year-old Kyle Hatfield.

Detectives and crime lab technicians were gathered to secure the scene where Hatfield's body was found near a construction site at 238 West 1300 South.

Emergency crews responded to the scene after receiving a call just before 7 a.m. When first responders arrived, Hatfield was confirmed to be deceased.

Detectives said there were no signs of foul play or other circumstances surrounding Hatfield's death.