HOMICIDE

VICTIM:

TRENT OLSEN

FEBRUARY 14, 1982

UPDATED AUGUST 24, 2022

TRENT OLSEN




Trent, age 22, was in an argument at the One More Time Club located at 3900 South 1100 East in Salt Lake County, Utah at approximately 1:00 A.M; on February 14, 1982. Trent left the club and had a conversation with some males in the parking lot. Trent got into his vehicle and left. A friend said Trent drove to the Cottonwood Softball Complex located at approximately 4023 South 1100 East. A small white compact vehicle, and a larger darker vehicle were waiting.

Trent got out of his vehicle, as did the sole occupant of the white vehicle, and the occupant of the darker colored vehicle. The male who exited the white vehicle started fighting with Trent. This is when Trent was stabbed. Trent was able to get back into his vehicle. He drove across the street and crashed into a telephone pole. The Police were originally dispatched to a one car accident. When they arrived at the scene, Police were able to determine the injuries Trent sustained did not come from the traffic accident. Trent was transported to the nearest hospital where he died.



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