Man Shot After Claiming to Have Bomb


0  Updated at 3:13 pm, October 1st, 2012 By: Managing Editor
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(SALT LAKE CITY, Utah) – A Utah man is dead following a shootout with police in Salt Lake City. Authorities responded to a call Thursday night that a man was carrying a bomb at a TRAX station downtown. After a nearly two-hour standoff with police, negotiations broke down and the man began walking toward officers, refusing to stop. 39-year-old Anthony Mayhew was shot at the scene and later died. A bomb squad detonated the bag Mayhew claimed contained an explosive device.