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Deadly officer-involved shooting in Colorado Springs near Bijou and Arrawanna

Roads blocked off for investigation

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - Colorado Springs police are investigating a deadly officer-involved shooting. It happened around 11:30 p.m. Monday near Bijou and Arrawanna Streets.

Authorities say it started at a nearby Wal-Mart as a shoplifting call. CSPD officers located the suspect and began to pursue on foot. 

They confronted the suspect in front of a home on the 3200 block of East Bijou Street. That is where the person was shot and killed.

Because the suspect died, the El Paso County Sheriff's Office is assisting in the investigation.

Deputies have not confirmed if the suspect was male or female or if the person had a gun.

Investigators are expected to be on the scene for several hours.

We are expecting to get more details soon.


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