El Paso County Crime

Fatal shooting in Stetson Hills area of Colorado Springs

Neighbors give details on fatal shooting in Colorado Springs

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - The Colorado Springs Police Department is investigating a deadly double shooting. 

Police found one man dead and another injured in a vehicle in the 6100 block of Barnes Road on Monday night after police responded to multiple shots fired in the 6300 block of La Plata Peak Drive. 

La Plata Peak Drive is in the neighborhood northeast of the intersection of N. Powers Boulevard and Stetson Hills Boulevard. 


CSPD got the call at just before 5 p.m. When they got the area, witnesses told them that a pick-up truck had been shot at and that the truck had driven away. 

The truck was found off Barnes Road. 

The injured victim was taken to a local hospital. His condition has not been released. 

Lt. Black with CSPD said during a news conference on Monday night that there doesn't appear to be any threat to the public. 

Anyone with information or is a witness to this investigation is asked to call the Colorado Springs Police Department at (719) 444-7000; or if you wish to remain anonymous, you may call Crime Stoppers Tip Line at (719) 634-STOP (7867) or 1-800-222-8477.

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