Arrest made in overnight El Paso Co. shooting

Crime

El Paso County deputies have made an arrest after an overnight shooting, Saturday. 

According to detectives, a shooting was reported in a neighborhood along Marksheffel Road, south of CO-94 around 10 p.m.

Deputies who arrived at the area reported founding a dead victim with gunshot wounds. 

An investigation pointed detectives to Isaac James Klippert, 21, who was later arrested and booked for manslaughter, first-degree assault and prohibited use of a weapon. 

The El Paso County Sheriff’s Office is currently investigating this case as an accidental shooting. Alcohol appears to be a factor in this case. 

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