Gillette, Wy – Two 19-year-old men have been arrested in
the death of a 16-year-old boy found shot to death in his Gillette
house last month.
Police identified the two as Christopher Robert Hicks and Jacob
Paul Martinez, both of Gillette.
The Campbell County Sheriff's Office says the two were arrested
last night (Monday) without incident.
Charges of first-degree murder and conspiracy to commit
first-degree murder were being sought by police. They are scheduled
to make their first court appearance tomorrow afternoon (Wednesday)
in Circuit Court.
Bryce Kelly Chavers was found dead in his home November 26th. He
had been shot in the head. No gun was found.
Chavers had been scheduled to testify in the trial of another
Gillette man charged with eight counts of third-degree sexual