Breaking: One murdered in Fort Washakie this afternoon

The Federal Bureau of Investigation, Fremont County Coroner and Wind River Police are actively investigating a murder that occurred this afternoon in a home on Sond-So-Neep Drive in Fort Washakie. Officers are actively seeking the suspect at this time. According to radio traffic, the victim is an adult woman who was reportedly shot to death. The suspect is a 50-year-old man driving an older model black Chevy Blazer. Police have been reportedly searching the Washakie Park area. A neighbor said a vehicle matching the description of the suspect vehicle is regularly parked at the home. The suspect is believed to armed and dangerous. A official on scene said the murder appears to be isolated, and there is no perceived danger to the general public. A neighbor said a family with four or five children lives there and is relatively new to the home. An officer confirmed that all of the children were safe and accounted for. Other extended family have arrived at the crime scene. More information will be reported as it becomes available. #county10 #news