Fremont County Sheriff’s Office investigating shooting death

(Update at 1:20 p.m. Undersheriff Ryan Lee said an autopsy of the victim is pending. No identifying information about the individual is being released at this time.)

(Riverton, Wyo.) – Fremont County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to home located in the Cozy Mobile Home Park in the 1500 block of East Monroe early this morning, (1:34AM), Undersheriff Ryan Lee said in a news release. The reporting party told dispatchers that a man at the residence was the victim of an apparent gunshot.

Deputies located the victim inside the home; he was pronounced dead at the scene. As of this morning Sheriff’s Office Investigators and the County Coroner are still working this incident.

“At this point we are still processing the scene, interviewing witnesses, and canvassing the neighborhood; the case is under investigation,” Lee said.

No further information is available due to the active investigation.

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