NAPLES, Utah — A 72-year-old woman was tragically shot and killed in a residential care facility in Naples on Sunday. The Naples Police Department reported that officers and emergency medical services were called to the facility for a “medical event,” but upon arrival, the woman, identified as Patricia Bingham, was already deceased. The initial investigation revealed that she had succumbed to a gunshot wound.
Law enforcement has identified a suspect in the case and reassured the community that there is no active threat. The shooting is currently under active investigation. This incident comes shortly after a separate investigation was initiated following the death of a Vernal man in a home fire on the same day.
The community of Naples is in shock and mourning the loss of Patricia Bingham. The authorities have not released any further details about the circumstances surrounding the shooting, leaving many unanswered questions for the community.
The Naples Police Department has not disclosed any information regarding the suspect or possible motives. The community is urged to come forward with any information that may assist in the ongoing investigation.
In light of this tragic event, the community is leaning on each other for support and the police continue to work diligently to bring justice for Patricia Bingham and her loved ones. The investigation remains ongoing, and anyone with information is encouraged to contact the Naples Police Department.