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Officer-involved shooting reported in Evanston

By Pat Reavy | Posted - May 18th, 2013 @ 11:04pm



EVANSTON, Wyo. — Evanston police and the Uinta County, Wyo., Sheriff's Office were involved in an officer-involved shooting on Saturday.

Evanston Police Lt. William Jeffers released very few details, confirming only that there was a shooting, that there was "no longer a threat to the community," and that the Wyoming Department of Criminal Investigation would be releasing more details on Sunday.

Police would not confirm if a suspect was shot, a condition of the suspect or if anyone was taken into custody.

The Uinta County Herald reported that a chase and shootout occurred in front of a restaurant.

Top image by Randy Freestone, submitted through iWitness.

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