SLCPD Investigating Homicide

Male found dead on sidewalk

SALT LAKE CITY — The Salt Lake City Police Department is investigating an apparent homicide this morning.

At approximately 7 a.m., SLC911 dispatchers received a 911 hang-up call from the area of 970 S. 300 W. Upon arrival, officers found the body of a male adult lying on the sidewalk at that location.  Homicide Investigators are on scene.

Public Information Officer Det. Dennis McGowan is headed to the scene to handle media inquiries. Please stage on the southwest corner of 900 S. 300 W.