Teen shot in the ankle; Investigation underway

(Lander, Wyo.) - The Fremont County Sheriff's Office this morning is reporting the accidental shooting of a 17-year-old Lander male. The teen was struck in the ankle by a .22 caliber bullet. "According to the victim, he was accidentally shot by another person while at a residence on Calvert Lane," said Undersheriff Ryan Lee in a statement this morning. "We are still trying to determine the exact circumstances," he said. Lee added that the incident is being investigated as accidental. The report was made at 9:09 p.m. on Monday night. #county10 #news