Laramie County Sheriff’s Deputy shot serving a warrant in Saddle Ridge neighborhood

Flashing lights from law enforcement light up the Saddle Ridge neighborhood in Cheyenne, WY...
Flashing lights from law enforcement light up the Saddle Ridge neighborhood in Cheyenne, WY after a Laramie County Sheriff's deputy was shot on Halloween evening.(Aiden Greco)
Published: Nov. 1, 2022 at 12:31 AM CDT
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CHEYENNE, Wyo. (Release) - The following comes from the Laramie County Sheriff’s Office Facebook page:


November 1st, 2022

(Release) - To follow up on the information provided in reference to the deputy involved shooting in the 6900 block of Horse Soldier Road on 10/31/2022.

One male suspect was pronounced dead on scene.

The deputy involved was treated for injuries at Cheyenne Regional Medical Center and has been released from the hospital.

No other persons were injured during the event.

The investigation into the officer involved shooting is being conducted by the Wyoming Division of Criminal Investigation (DCI). Any questions regarding the investigation should be directed to DCI.


“On October 31st, 2022 at approximately 1957 hours, Laramie County Sheriff’s deputies responded to the 6900 block of Horse Soldier Rd to serve a warrant. During the course of the warrant service, shots were exchanged between deputies and the suspect.

A sheriff’s deputy was shot during the exchange. The deputy was transported to Cheyenne Regional Medical Center by ambulance and is in stable condition. The suspect is deceased.

We believe there is no on going threat to the public at this time.

The scene is still active and has been turned over to the Wyoming Department of Criminal Investigation . Updates will be provided as the become available.”

Wyoming News Now will continue to dig for details and report information as it becomes available.