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Casper PD investigating two deaths on E. 27th Street

Crime scene tape surrounds a home on East 27th Street in Casper. Police released information about the incident of February 16, 2020. (Oil City Staff)

CASPER, Wyo. — Information has been released by the Casper Police Department about an ongoing investigation being conducted on Casper’s East 27th Street.

An increased police presence was observed during the evening hours on E. 27th, yesterday evening. Police say that the scene is “currently being investigated as a potential domestic homicide.

The following statement was released by the Casper PD, Sunday morning, February 16, 2020.

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The Casper Police Department is currently investigating the deaths of two adults.

Around 7:00pm last night, Saturday, February 15th, 2020, the Casper Police Department was dispatched to the 1600 block of East 27th Street for a welfare check.

Upon arrival, officers found two deceased adults, one male and one female.

The incident is currently being investigated as a potential domestic homicide. We believe this is an isolated incident and there is no threat to the public.

At this time, we ask that the public avoid the area as officials continue to investigate and process the scene. We also ask that our community respect the privacy of those involved and their families during this difficult time.

The Casper Police Department is dedicated to the protection and safety of our community through the highest standards of professionalism in police services.”

-Casper Police Department Statement, Feb. 16, 2020