Crime

Man killed in shooting at southeastern Colorado Springs apartments

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (April 14, 2018) - A man was killed in a shooting at a southeastern Colorado Springs apartment complex Friday night, according to police. 

The shooting happened around 7:20 p.m. at the Pine Creek Village Apartments in the area of South Academy Boulevard and East Fountain Boulevard. When officers arrived, they found a man dead inside an apartment. 

Police said everyone involved in the shooting is accounted for, and they are not looking for any additional suspects. 

UPDATE (April 19, 2018): The victim has been identified as Earnest Ramsey II, 39, of Colorado Springs. This is the seventh homicide in Colorado Springs this year. At this time last year, there were 11. 


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