Cheyenne teen dies after Lincoln Park shooting

The female victim, 15 years old, died Monday morning at Cheyenne Regional Medical Center
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Published: May. 2, 2023 at 10:21 AM CDT
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CHEYENNE, Wyo. (Wyoming News Now) - The 15-year-old female victim, who was shot in the head at Lincoln Park early Sunday, died at CRMC Monday morning, according to a statement from the Cheyenne Police Department.

The investigation is ongoing and no suspects have been arrested, but several people of interest have been identified. Detectives are working to follow up on all leads and public tips. Police believe this was an isolated incident.

Just after midnight on Sunday, Cheyenne Police officers responded to a report of a shooting at the Cheyenne park. Officers found the victim suffering from a gunshot wound to the head. She was immediately taken to CRMC for treatment in critical condition.

The Cheyenne Police Department urges citizens that, if you have information regarding the incident and have not yet contacted the police, please call Detective Fernandez at (307) 633-6638.

Information can also be provided anonymously at 638-TIPS or at