Body found in Laramie County last week ruled homicide

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (Wyoming News Now) The identity of the body has been released as 80-year-old Carol J. Wallace.

The Sheriffs Office has now deemed it a homicide case.

A second search warrant will be conducted at the home.

The Sheriffs Office maintains that there is no threat to the public.

Wallace's son, James Brian Wallace, is already in custody for unrelated charges but is expected to be formally charged in the coming days.

Though the autopsy has been completed, no information will be released until a report from the Medical Examiner has been completed.