BREAKING… Police cordon off Lander Streets, multiple officers on scene including Riverton SWAT Team

Law enforcement from four different agencies have converged on the 900 block of Washakie Street in Lander, including the Riverton Police Department’s SWAT Team (Joshua Scheer photo)

(Lander, Wyo.) – Lander Police have cordoned off the 900 block and a portion of the 800 block of Washakie Street and the 200 block and a portion of the 300 block of North Ninth Street at this hour. An incident command center has been set up at the corner of Washakie and West Main, according to’s Joshua Scheer who is on the scene. The Riverton Police Department’s SWAT team has just arrived at the scene at 2:10 p.m. Sheriff’s Deputies and the Wyoming Highway Patrol are directing traffic away from the scene and at least seven LPD officers are visible at the scene along with numerous law enforcement vehicles and a county ambulance.  Scheer reports the action is apparently related to an incident earlier this morning.