Colorado Springs shelter in place order lifted; situation has been ‘resolved’


UPDATE: The shelter in place order has been lifted.

“EPSO has resolved the situation in the area of 1400 Willshire Dr,” EPSO wrote on Twitter. “Please resume normal activities. Thank you for your patience and cooperation.”

ORIGINAL: COLORADO SPRINGS — Residents in the area of 1400 Willshire Drive in Colorado Springs are being ordered to shelter in place while authorities search for a person of interest related to a recent shooting.

According to the El Paso County Sheriff’s Office (EPSO), authorities are looking for a man who is 6’ 2”, has an afro/ponytail, and who was last seen wearing a white t-shirt.

If you see him, contact (719) 390-5555 or call 911 if you are in immediate danger.

Residents have been told to secure their homes and stay away from doors and windows.

FOX21 is on the way to the scene. We will update this story as more information becomes available.

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