- Associated Press - Tuesday, September 17, 2019

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - The Latest on a shooting in Wyoming that killed two and injured two others (all times local):

2:45 a.m.

A man faces possible charges of first-degree murder and attempted first-degree murder after a shooting in Cheyenne that killed two and injured two others.

Police say 37-year-old Adrien Butler and 30-year-old Shaline Wymer, both of Cheyenne, died in the shooting at a home Monday afternoon.

Two 14-year-old boys were shot and had severe injuries. Their names haven’t been released. The victims weren’t related.



Police received a call of shots fired at the home at around 4:30 p.m. Monday. They say they arrested 25-year-old Andrew Weaver, of Cheyenne, in a nearby field a couple hours later.

Police suspect illegal drugs played a role in the crime.

There was no information on whether Weaver had an attorney.

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11 a.m.:

Police suspect illegal drugs played a role in a shooting that has killed two people and seriously injured two others in Wyoming’s capital city.

Cheyenne police on Tuesday identified those killed as 37-year-old Adrien Butler and 30-year-old Shaline Wymer, both of Cheyenne.

Two boys whose identities have not been released have life-threatening injuries.

Police spokesman Kevin Malatesta says previous calls to the home where the shooting occurred lead investigators to suspect a drug connection.

Police received a call of shots fired at the home at around 4:30 p.m. Monday. They say they arrested 25-year-old Andrew Weaver, of Cheyenne, in a nearby field a couple hours later.

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8:14 a.m.:

A 25-year-old man is in custody after a shooting that left two people dead and two others injured in Wyoming.

The Cheyenne Police Department says officers responding to a call about 4:30 p.m. Monday of shots being fired at an east Cheyenne residence found an adult male and adult female dead from gunshot wounds and two juvenile males injured.

The names of the victims were not immediately released.

About two hours later, officers spotted a man in a nearby field and arrested him without incident.

Police identified him as Andrew Weaver, of Cheyenne. There was no information on whether Weaver had an attorney.

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