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Natrona County experiencing 911 communications problems

CASPER, Wyo. — The Casper Public Safety Communications Center is currently experiencing issues with the 911 phone line. Dispatchers can hear the callers, but callers cannot hear dispatchers. People are asked to use non-emergency phone numbers while personnel are working to fix the issue. Alternative phone numbers for CPSCC are 307-235-8278 and 307-235-8279. This is […]

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(PHOTOS) Casper officers peacefully arrest armed, barricaded suspect Friday

CASPER, Wyo. — Local law enforcement officers peacefully arrested a man Friday after an armed, barricaded standoff near East 12th Street and South Wisconsin Street. The more than an hour-long standoff led to a lockout for Casper Classical Academy and Natrona County School District’s Student Support Services building, as well as the evacuation of area […]

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Two suspects arrested, charged with manslaughter in shooting near Frontier Mall

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Two suspects are facing manslaughter charges related to a shooting near Frontier Mall on Monday, Jan. 9, the Cheyenne Police Department said. Tirso Munguia, 19, and Cody Nicholson, 18, both of Cheyenne, have been arrested in connection with the incident. Munguia is charged with manslaughter without incident and Nicholson is charged with […]

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One dead, one in critical condition in Casper homicide investigation; suspect in custody

CASPER, Wyo. — One person is dead and another remains in stable, yet critical condition Monday in a reported homicide investigation that began during the early morning hours of Jan. 8, 2023, in Paradise Valley, Casper police said in a release. 61-year-old George Kevin Dickerson was arrested early Sunday in connection with the investigation and […]

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(PHOTOS) Casper police respond to armed barricaded suspect in west Casper neighborhood

UPDATE, 8:48 p.m.: No suspect was ultimately found in a west Casper home Wednesday where police had earlier been informed that an armed subject was present, Casper Police Department Lt. Jeff Bullard told media. CASPER, Wyo. — [7:50 p.m.] Casper police and a Natrona County Sheriff’s Office special response team are still negotiating with what is […]

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Cottonwood Elementary on precautionary lockout due to Casper police activity in the neighborhood

UPDATE: The situation involves law enforcement responding to an armed suspect barricaded inside of a residence on the 1500 block of Westridge Place, according to the Casper Police Department. Updates are available in this article. CASPER, Wyo. — Cottonwood Elementary School is on a precautionary lockout due to law enforcement activity in the surrounding neighborhood, […]

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BREAKING: Halloween shooting leaves one dead, Laramie County deputy in hospital

CASPER, Wyo. — The Laramie County Sheriff’s Office has released information regarding a shooting that occurred yesterday, Oct. 31. At around 7:57 p.m. on Halloween, deputies responded to the 6900 block of Horse Soldier Road to serve a warrant. During the warrant service, shots were exchanged between deputies and the suspect. A sheriff’s deputy was […]

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Natrona County High School on lockout after report of guns; two students in custody on Thursday

UPDATE: NCSD said at 12:19 p.m. Thursday the heightened awareness statuses at NCHS, Dean Morgan and Park Elemenatary have been lifted. Normal school operations have resumed. UPDATE: NCSD said at 11:24 a.m. Thursday that no guns were found after the report on Thursday. A third student has also been identified in possible connection with the […]