(Casper, Wyo.) -This morning Casper man, Mason Charles Fletcher
was sentenced to serve 2-4 years in the Wyoming State Penitentiary, all
suspended under the conditions that he complete three years of supervised
Fletcher plead guilty to possession of a controlled substance and carrying
a concealed weapon, during a drug deal gone array in December of 2015.
In December of 2015 Casper Police Officers responded to Wyoming Medical
Center for a report of an assault with a firearm. Emergency staff advised
officers that 18-year-old James Haga had arrived earlier with three gunshot
Court records indicate that officers spoke with Haga, and it was learned
that three individuals, identified as Travis James Coberly, Stephen Gale
Spearman, and Mason Charles Fletcher were at Landmark Drive in a garage.
While the three were engaging in what was believed to be a drug
transaction, Fletcher is believed to be the supplier and Spearman was the
buyer. Reports indicate that Haga entered the garage when he heard a loud
bang and believed something had gone wrong. When he entered, he observed
Fletcher to be attacking Spearman. Haga then approached Fletcher and hit
him in the face. He stated that Fletcher then backed up and pulled out a
Reports indicate that Fletcher fired several rounds at Haga hitting him the
right arm and right hip. Coberly and Fletcher ran from the scene. Spearman
loaded Haga up and took him to WMC and then left.
Detectives were later able to locate Spearman, Coberly and Fletcher after
several interviews and search warrants were obtained for a residence on the
West side of Casper, at GIla Bend Road and the three were arrested.
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