Law enforcement officers in Sweetwater County are investigating the shooting death of a Rock Springs woman, but few details have been made public.

The woman, who was in her forties, died late Monday evening at a private residence in the 100 Block of Steamboat Drive in the unincorporated Clearview Acres neighborhood east of Rock Springs.

Deputies and detectives remained at the scene as of 8 a.m. Tuesday, the Sweetwater County Sheriff's Office said in a statement.

The investigation is active and ongoing. Further information has not been released.

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