Sheridan Police peacefully stop man firing guns in town

Sheridan Police yesterday afternoon following an incident with an armed man. According to a release from SPD, officers were called to the 1200 block of Spaulding Street for a report of a man firing multiple firearms. Officers reportedly observed a man matching the description give by the initial caller step out of a residence on the the porch, armed with a handgun. The subject was commanded to drop the gun, which he did. He was taken into custody without incident. He is identified as Adam Charles Helvik, 29, of Sheridan. At this time, Helvik has been charged with misdemeanor Reckless Endangering. An investigation into the incident is ongoing by SPD. Anyone with information regarding the situation are encouraged to call the Sheridan Police Department at 672-2413. SPD was assisted by the Sheridan County Sheriff's Office and Wyoming Highway Patrol. #dally #news