Police shoot suspect near Manitou Springs motel

By: Associated Press Email
By: Associated Press Email
The El Paso County Sheriff’s Office is investigating into an officer-involved shooting in Manitou Springs.

Man pointing a gun.

MANITOU SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) -- Authorities are investigating an officer-involved shooting in Manitou Springs.

KRDO-TV reports (http://bit.ly/1211uJv) officers were responding to a CrimeStoppers tip near the historic La Fon Motel at about 2 a.m. Saturday. The suspect, whose name has not been released, was shot during a confrontation with police. No one else was injured.

Few details have been released, including the suspect's condition and why officers were called to the motel. The El Paso County Sheriff's Office is investigating.

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