CSPD investigating shooting near Doherty High School early Saturday morning, one dead


COLORADO SPRINGS (April 3) — The Colorado Springs Police Department is investigating a shooting near Doherty High School at the intersection of Barnes Rd. and Oro Blanco Dr. after one man was found dead.

The shooting happened around 1:30 a.m Saturday. CSPD reponded to gunshots beging fired in the area. When they got there, officers found one man dead outside of the building of Epic Hookah Lounge. Later, officers found that another man drove himself to a local hospital with non-life threatening injuires.

Any additional information about suspects will be released when it becomes available.

UPDATE (April 13): The victim has been identified as John Jean, 34. Police are investigating Jean’s death as a homicide.

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