The Casper Police Department has done a great job keeping the community updated on the well being and condition of Officer Jacob Carlson, who was shot while on duty on Sunday May 6th, 2018.

On Monday, CPD passed along a statement of 'Thanks' on behalf of the Carlson family to their Facebook page:

They posted the statement along with this photo of the crowd that assembled in Conwell Park on Tuesday afternoon, just two days following the shooting.

Photo credit - Eric Salveggio

Casper is such an amazing community and one that we are proud to call home!  We Love You Casper!

You can continue to show your support for Officer Carlson, his family and our Casper Police Department by using the hashtags - #TeamCarlson and #BackTheBlue on your Facebook, Twitter and Instagram accounts.