The Casper Police Department has launched a suspicious death investigation after responding to an incident that occurred on February 20, 2022, in Casper in which one adult male was found deceased on scene.
Around 10:30am on February 20, 2022, Casper Police responded to an apartment located in the 1900 block of South Missouri Avenue for a report of a deceased person.
Upon arrival to the scene, officers located a deceased adult male inside of the residence.
At this time, investigators believe this to be an isolated incident with no ongoing threat to the public.
Officers located one other individual inside the residence. A short time later, Officers located two other individuals believed to have information regarding the incident. All three individuals were interviewed at the Casper Police Department as part of this investigation.
At this point in the investigation, officers believe some of the involved individuals may have been under the influence of a controlled substance at the time of the incident.
One of the individuals interviewed as part of this investigation has been arrested on charges unrelated to the death of the victim.
Our sincere condolences go out to the loved ones of the victim during this tragic time.
This investigation is active and ongoing. More information will be released as it becomes available.
Anyone with information about this incident is encouraged to contact the Casper Police Department at 307-235-8286 or report anonymously through Crime Stoppers of Central Wyoming by calling 307-577-8477 or online at crime-stoppers.com.
The Casper Police Department is dedicated to the protection and safety of our community through the highest standards of professionalism in police services.