Mills officer involved in Tuesday night shooting placed on administrative leave

(Casper, Wyo.) - On Tuesday, June 21, 2016 at approximately 11:00 pm a Mills Police Officer assisted the Casper Police Department with a shots fired call in the 100 block of N. Fenway. During the incident a male subject armed with a rifle fired multiple rounds at responding officers. The Mills Police Officer returned fire, resulting in the death of the male subject. Some further details of the incident have already been released by the Casper Police Department . The incident is currently under investigation by the Wyoming Division of Criminal Investigation which is standard protocol for any officer involved shooting. The Mills Police Officer involved is on administrative leave while the investigation is being conducted. The officer was not injured during the incident and is doing fine at this time. Any further questions should be directed to the District Attorney’s Office. #oilcity #news