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2 seriously injured in potentially related assaults in Bountiful, police say

Two people were injured in separate incidents in Bountiful on Thursday that police believe were related.

Two people were injured in separate incidents in Bountiful on Thursday that police believe were related. (Steve Griffin, Deseret News)



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BOUNTIFUL — Two people were injured in separate incidents in Bountiful on Thursday that police believe were related.

Police received a call at 6:42 p.m. about an incident at Mueller Park, and when Davis County Sheriff's Office deputies arrived, they found a person who appeared to have been stabbed. That person was taken to the hospital in critical condition, according to a tweet from police.

Shortly after the first incident, police received another report of an assault at a Bountiful business. A person was taken to the hospital after that incident in stable condition.

The Davis County Sheriff's Office tweeted that officers "do not believe there is a current public safety threat."

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Lisi Merkley is a news producer for KSL.com. Prior to joining KSL in May 2021, she was editor in chief of The Daily Universe at Brigham Young University, where she graduated with a bachelor's degree in communications and Spanish.

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