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Colorado Springs shooting sends one man to hospital

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - A man is recovering after a shooting on the south side of Colorado Springs Sunday night.

Police say they found a man shot in the stomach around midnight in the 1400 block of South Chelton Road. The victim was bleeding heavily while slipping in and out of consciousness. The two officers who arrived, Officer Marshall and Officer Shepard, rendered first aid to stop the bleeding until medical personnel arrived.

His injuries are serious, but he is stable.

Officers have not found any witnesses yet. But, they say they're hoping to get more information from him when he wakes up from surgery.

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