TOn arrested and suspect charged with murder University of Utah defender Aaron Lowe last month.
LoweA 21-year-old man died on September 26 from being injured at a house party in Salt Lake City. A 20-year-old woman, shot in the same incident, remains in critical condition.
On Sunday, Salt Lake City police arrested Buk M. Buk, a 22-year-old man, and charged him with aggravated murder, attempted murder and firearms. The arrest was made in Draper, Utah on Sunday morning.
Follows Ty Jordan’s death
LoweDeath came less than a year after his friend and former teammate. Ty Jordan died as a result of accidental shooting. After that tragedy Lowe changed his jersey number from # 2 to # 22.
On Sunday, Utah Jazz basketball player Donovan Mitchell wore No. 22 in team training in honor of both of them.
After another horribly unfortunate event, Salt Lake City police thanked the local community for their help in the fight for justice.
“We reached out to our community at difficult times,” Salt Lake City Police Chief Mike Brown said in a statement.
“We asked people to come forward and share the information they had. With this advice and our relentless pursuit of justice on the part of our homicide detectives, we arrested a man charged with murder. Aaron Lowe…
“So many lives have been affected by this senseless shooting.”