Autopsy: 20-year-old Box Elder man was fatally shot


An autopsy has determined that a 20-year-old Box Elder man was shot to death.

The Pennington County Sheriff's Office says Lake Taylor died Wednesday evening. Preliminary autopsy results show the cause of death was a single gunshot wound.

Box Elder police and sheriff's officials were called to a shooting at an apartment complex. Both law enforcement agencies continue to investigate.

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A shooting death investigation is underway in Box Elder.

Around 5:30 Wednesday evening, police were called to an apartment complex at 308 Parker Drive in Box Elder.

According to the Pennington County Sheriff's Office, police were responding to a report of a shooting. A group of about 15 people could be seen gathered outside the complex.

No further details were released. Officials say there is no public safety threat.