A homicide investigation is still underway following a shooting in Vernal on June 3rd.
Christopher Travis Herrera, a 31 year-old male, was booked into the Uintah County Jail and charged with Murder. He remains incarcerated as the investigation continues and evidence is processed and evaluated.
In the interest of maintaining integrity of the investigation and the witness testimony, further details will not be released at this time.
The Vernal Police Department would encourage anyone with first-hand information regarding this case to contact law enforcement by calling Central Dispatch at (435) 789-4222 or the Vernal Police Department at (435) 789-5835.