Evanston, Wyoming, police involved in shooting
Published: May 18, 2013 07:24PM
Updated: May 18, 2013 09:35PM
A high-speed chase ended in police shooting a suspect Saturday, May 18, 2013, in Evanston, Wyo. In this photo, the suspect is receiving medical attention. Photo courtesy Taylor Siegel.

Police in Evanston, Wyo., were involved in a shooting there earlier Saturday, a spokesman said.

Evanston police Lt. Bill Jeffers declined to say if anyone was hurt or killed and offered few other details. He said the shooting happened in downtown Evanston. A press conference is scheduled for noon Sunday.

Jeffers said the shooting involved officers from the city police force and the Uinta County, Wyo., sheriff’s office. The Uinta County Herald reported the shooting happened after a high-speed chase that ended at an Arby’s at 158 Front St.

Jeffers said the Wyoming Division of Criminal Investigation is investigating the shooting.

Evanston sits on Interstate 80 just across the state line from Utah.


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