Man robs woman at gunpoint in Colorado Springs


Police are searching for a suspect who robbed a woman at gunpoint in Colorado Springs early Sunday.

It happened just after midnight in the area of Rusina Road near W. Garden of the Gods Road and Interstate 25.

Police say the victim knew the suspect after meeting him the previous night at a nightclub. The victim had invited the suspect to her room, and after around 10 minutes, the victim told police the suspect demanded money from her at gunpoint. When she told him she did not have any money, the suspect then demanded she give him her phone. The suspect left the area in an unknown vehicle.

Authorities checked the area but could not locate the suspect.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Colorado Springs Police Department at 719-444-7000. If you wish to remain anonymous, call Crime Stoppers Tip Line at 719-634-7867 or 1-899-222-8477.

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