3 dead, 1 rescued after gunman barricades himself in home near Salt Lake City

A standoff that reached into its second day in suburban Salt Lake City ended Saturday with authorities entering a home and discovering three people, including the suspected gunman, dead of gunshot wounds, authorities said.

The three might be related, Salt Lake County Sheriff Rosie Rivera indicated to reporters at the scene Saturday. Family members had apparently come to the residence in Millcreek, Utah, to conduct an intervention on the 30-year-old suspect over his mental health and firearms, she said.

The shooter had “several firearms and a lot of ammunition,” Rivera said.

Family members had apparently tried to have an intervention with the suspect over his mental health and guns, the Salt Lake County sheriff said.

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