The Natrona County Coroner has ruled that a man's body that was found earlier this month southwest of Casper, died by way of suicide.

Coroner Connie Jacobson says 21 year old Erik Olsen, died of a self inflicted gunshot wound.

His body was found on Monday, July 6th, just off of Wyoming State Highway 220 at mile marker 107, near Goose Egg Road.

Olsen's family has been notified.