Suspect identified in deadly Colorado Springs stabbing


COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — A man was fatally stabbed at a residence in downtown Colorado Springs Wednesday afternoon, according to police.

Police said around 12:30 p.m., they got a call about a stabbing at a residential building on East Bijou Street near the intersection with Wahsatch Avenue. The victim had a wound to his torso, according to police. He was taken to the hospital, where he died. The victim has been identified as Peter Walker, 67, of Colorado Springs.

Police said a suspect, identified as 45-year-old John Winters, was arrested on charges of second-degree murder.

CSPD asks that anyone with information on this investigation call (719) 444-7000. If you wish to remain anonymous, you may call Crime Stoppers at (71) 634-STOP (7867) or 800-222-8477.

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