CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Police are investigating after a 15-year-old boy was fatally shot in Cheyenne on Saturday night.
The Wyoming News reports that the boy was shot once in the upper chest and neck area. Deputies have not taken anyone into custody.
The Laramie County Sheriff’s Department is searching for a second teenage boy in relation to the shooting, but could not confirm if he is the same age as the victim or if he is armed. It’s not known if the shooting was intentional or accidental.
Authorities have not released the identity of the victim.
Laramie County Community College is about half a mile away and on lockdown as a precaution.