Incidents at Kennecott Mine Site

State Police continue the investigation into two incidents Sunday afternoon at the future site of the Kennecott Eagle Mine.

A complaint was reported of verbal threats and an alleged assault by protestors against Kennecott employees.

Protesters began camping at the base of Eagle Rock April 23.

The protest has continued to grow over the past month.

Investigations into both incidents from the weekend are open and ongoing.

You can read more about this in today’s edition of the Mining Journal.