Police identified woman killed in Magna shooting

MAGNA, Utah (ABC4) - Police have identified the woman killed after she was shot through a window in Magna  Saturday morning. 

25-year-old woman Paige Espinoza. of Murray, was shot around 5:15 am Saturday morning at 2860 W Mix Ave., in what police are saying was either a drive by or walk by shooting. 

Lt. Brian Lohrke, Unified Police, said multiple shots were fired on the southeast basement window of the home, where Espinoza was.

Three people who were inside the home at the time were detained for questioning, but police don't believe that they're suspects in the investigation. 

Lorke said Espinoza was visiting the home and some of the individuals inside the home have gang ties. Police are not certain if the shooting was gang-related however Lorke said that is an angle they are investigating.

Detectives do have strong leads in the case, however, no one has been arrested in the shooting. 


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