Man arrested after firing shots at southern Colorado Springs apartments

Ian Rodriguez Colorado Springs Police Department

A man is facing multiple charges after he shot at someone else in southern Colorado Springs Thursday night, according to police. 

Police said around 10:30 p.m., they got a call about shots fired on Johanne Place, which is in the area of South Nevada Avenue and Star Ranch Road. Officers determined the suspect, Ian Rodriguez, had used a rifle to fire several shots at someone in the area. He didn’t hit the victim, but did hit the wall of a nearby apartment. Police said none of the rounds hit the people inside the apartment.

Officers found Rodriguez at a home in the area of Verde Drive and South Chelton Road and arrested him there. He is charged with attempted murder, felony menacing, and illegal discharge of a firearm. 

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