Four arrested at campsite in southern Colorado Springs

Crime
Paul Knighting Colorado Springs Police Department

Four people were arrested at a campsite in southern Colorado Springs Sunday afternoon, according to police. 

Police said around 12 p.m., officers got a tip about illegal drugs at a campsite on East Las Vegas Street just north of Highway 24. One person ran away when officers arrived, but was arrested a short time later. Three people, including the person who ran, were arrested on outstanding felony and misdemeanor warrants, according to police.

A fourth suspect, 47-year-old Paul Knighting, was arrested on charges of unlawful distribution of a  controlled substance. 

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