Casper Police rescue upset citizen; Casper College locked down for the incident

(Casper, Wyo.) - Tuesday night at approximately 8:30 pm Casper Police Officers locked down the campus at Casper College for a male who was depressed and making comments about hurting himself and/or others. The campus was locked down for about ten minutes as officers made contact with the male in the library. Casper Police Detective John Hatcher reported that the male was carrying a CO2 air pistol in his backpack. The male was taken into police custody, not arrested, and transported to Wyoming Medical Center to receive treatment. #oilcity #news