Elmer Carrera dies in fatal Pleasant Grove shooting – Sunday, May 1, 2022

Pleasant Grove shooting death of Elmer Carrera – Obituary

Following a shooting at an apartment complex in Pleasant Grove on Sunday, one victim was killed and another was taken to the hospital.

According to police reports, they were summoned after hearing shots fired at an apartment complex on McNeil Street near Military Parkway. According to accounts, when officers arrived on the site, they saw two injured guys laying in the breezeway.

One of the men, eventually identified as Elmer Carrera, had already died. The other was brought to a nearby hospital with non-life threatening injuries; his name and condition were not revealed.

Detectives pieced together the evidence and discovered Carrera had charged the other man with a knife and a baton. He was shot and died, and the unnamed man was also injured in the altercation.