West Valley City man dragged after suspect steals pickup truck

WEST VALLEY CITY, Utah — West Valley City Police are looking for any sign of a thief that dragged a man in his own truck as he was trying to stop t...

September 20, 2022
8:28 AM

WEST VALLEY CITY, Utah — West Valley City Police are looking for any sign of a thief that dragged a man in his own truck as he was trying to stop the suspect from stealing it early Monday morning.Police said the victim left his home in the 2700 block of South Hampton Drive at around 6:30 a.m. and noticed the suspect sitting in his 1999 Ford Ranger.When the man went to stop the suspect from driving away, the suspect immediately accelerated and struck the owner before fleeing the scene.The victim is currently hospitalized and suffering broken bones, cuts and scrapes during the incident.

Spencer Joseph