El Paso County Crime

Suspect arrested after Colorado Springs standoff

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - The El Paso County Sheriffs Office has arrested one person after a standoff.

It happened at the Knights Inn Motel on South Circle Drive.

Deputies say the man was not a guest, and he got in through the window.

SWAT teams had to use tear gas to force the suspect out. He was treated for smoke inhalation.

Deputies are now trying to figure why he refused to come out.


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