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Casper police investigate Tues. knife assault, seek information on suspect

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CASPER, Wyo. — The Casper Police Department is investigating an alleged knife attack that was reported in Casper Tuesday night.

Photos of the alleged victim in the attack as well as a narrative of the allegations have been making the rounds on Casper Social Media.

Casper Police Public Information Officer, Rebekah Ladd says that, shortly before 9:00 pm, January 14, 2020 Casper Police Officers responded to Wyoming Medical Center for a report of an adult female that had been assaulted with a knife. 

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Upon investigation officers report that they learned that the incident took place at a residence shortly before, where a brief altercation between known persons occurred which resulted in the victim being assaulted with a knife. 

The victim sustained non-life threatening injuries and is undergoing medical treatment. 

CPD is currently looking for a suspect in the case, identified as Danielle Rickert. 

Police ask if anyone has information regarding Rickert’s whereabouts please contact us at 307-235-8278