Man injured, suspect arrested in central Colorado Springs shooting

Crime

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — A man is facing assault charges after another man was injured in a shooting in central Colorado Springs Thursday evening, according to police.

Police said the shooting happened around 5:45 p.m. on Arcadia Street, which is in the area northeast of Nevada Avenue and Fillmore Street. The victim sustained a gunshot wound to his abdomen, according to police.

A suspect, 26-year-old John Fitzpatrick, was arrested on assault charges.

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