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Cheyenne police investigating stabbing of 16-year-old student

File; Trevor T. Trujillo, Oil City News

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Cheyenne police are currently investigating a report of a stabbing that occurred Friday, Jan. 6 at approximately 11 p.m. at South High School, located at 1213 West Allison Road.

A 16-year-old male victim sustained multiple stab wounds and was transported to Cheyenne Regional Medical Center for treatment.

The preliminary investigation suggests a physical altercation occurred near the front entrance of the school. The suspect has not yet been identified, and the case has been turned over to the Cheyenne Police Detective Bureau for further investigation.

The Cheyenne Police Department is urging anyone who may have information regarding the incident to contact Detective Pendleton at 307-633-6666.

School Resource Officers are also actively involved in the investigation and can be contacted regarding concerns or tips. Students, staff and parents can report information anonymously through the Safe2Tell hotline at 1-844-996-7233 or online at www.safe2tellwy.org

More information will be provided as it becomes available.