City of Colorado Springs / Police / News


Friday, January 4, 2013, 06:30 AM [RELEASE AT WILL]


On Friday, January 04, 2013, at approximately 1:54AM, the Colorado Springs Police Department received a call for service involving shots fired at 3330 N. Academy Blvd, The Copperhead Road Saloon. 


Upon Officers arrival, a 21 year old male party was located who was suffering from a gunshot wound.  This party was transported to an area hospital where he is currently being treated for a serious life threatening injury.


Colorado Springs Major Crimes Unit responded and is in the process of investigating this incident.  At this time, all parties involved are known to police and this does not appear to be a random incident.  We do not anticipate that there is any danger to the community regarding this incident. 


There are no suspects in custody at the time of this release.



If anyone has information about this case please call (719) 444-7000; or you may call Pikes Peak Area Crime Stoppers, Inc. at (719) 634-STOP (7867); you do not have to give your name and could earn a cash reward.


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