Authorities investigating possible explosive device at 789 Smokeshop

Shortly after 8 a.m. this morning, Wind River Police were called to the 789 Smokeshop for a possible explosive device discovered near the pumps. Soon after, Fremont County Sheriff's Deputies and Riverton Firefighters were called to assist. [image: IMG_20160707_085614.jpg] A perimeter has been set around the area, and authorities are awaiting the arrival of agents from the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, and Firearms. [image: IMG_20160707_084643.jpg] Highway 789 traffic is being diverted onto the 138 / Rendezvous Road cutoff. The 789 Casino and Smokeshop have been locked down. Wind River Casino was also reportedly going to execute some precaution protocols. Details about the device and the situation are still coming in. More will be posted as it becomes available. #county10 #news