Guthrie County Sheriff’s Office reports on incident in Casey


May 23rd, 2020 by Ric Hanson

Sheriff’s Officials in Guthrie County issued a statement Friday night with regard to an incident in Casey. Authorities said in a social media post:

“As some may be aware, there was a large law enforcement presence in the 100th block of West Grant (Friday night) in Casey. EMS and law enforcement were dispatched to a residence in the area for a medical call. Upon arrival, the scene was deemed unsafe by EMS and law enforcement. A perimeter was set up outside of the residence for approximately one hour.

EMS has cleared the scene and returned to their stations. A small law enforcement presence will remain in Casey to monitor the situation. We do not believe there is a threat to the public at this time.”

Officials said also, “If anyone in the area has questions or concerns, they can call 911 or call the sheriff’s office administrative line at (641)747-2214.”