(Converse County, Wyo.) - In the interest of preventing misinformation, the Converse County Sheriff's Office is releasing the following known facts about the Douglas shooting
On June 30th, 2016, U.S Marshals came to Douglas to serve a federal warrant
for Jasen Scott Ramirez, for Possession with Intent to Distribute
Methamphetamine, a Felon in Possession of a Firearm, and Possession of a
Firearm in Furtherance of a Drug Trafficking Offense.
The Converse County Sheriff's Office responded at approximately 2:43 pm to
a call of an officer-involved shooting at the Saint James Catholic Church.
Local Law Enforcement rendered aid to Jasen Scott Ramirez outside of the
vehicle where he was shot, but Mr. Ramirez passed away.
A Search Warrant was obtained on the vehicle where approximately 3.5 ounces
of methamphetamine and two handguns were recovered. In addition, about 0.5
ounces of methamphetamine, was found on Mr. Ramirez's person.
These are the basic known facts at the time.
The Wyoming Division of Criminal Investigation (DCI) has been asked to
fully investigate the shooting.
Anyone who has any information, please contact the Converse County
Sheriff's Office at 307-358-4700 or DCI at 307-261-2194.