Cheyenne Police Investigate July 5 Fatal Shooting of 14-year-old

Cheyenne Police Investigate July 5 Fatal Shooting of 14-year-old

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Originally reported by John RoedelCap City News.

CHEYENNE — According to law enforcement officials at approximately 1 Monday morning, Cheyenne Police Officers were dispatched to the 1500 block of Taft Ave. for a report of gunshots heard inside a residence. Upon arrival, officers found a 14-year-old male, who was the apparent victim of a gunshot wound.

Police say that the juvenile was transported to Cheyenne Regional Medical Center by ambulance where he was pronounced dead.

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“This homicide case is under investigation by Cheyenne Police Detectives,” CPD Public Information Alexandra Farkas stated.

Investigators ask that if you have any information regarding the incident, please contact the Cheyenne Police Detective Bureau at (307) 637-6521. Additionally, information can be provided anonymously at 638-TIPS or at silentwitnesslaramiecounty.com.