COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — A man who was found dead in northern Colorado Springs Saturday was murdered, according to police.
The victim was found dead on North Union Boulevard near Dublin Boulevard around 4:40 a.m. Saturday. He has been identified as Phillip Cyprian III, 36, of Colorado Springs.
The coroner’s office determined Cyprian died of a gunshot wound. His death has been ruled a homicide.
Police said there is no danger to the public.
Anyone with information is asked to call police at 719-444-7000, or Crime Stoppers at 719-634-STOP (7867).
This is the 16th homicide in Colorado Springs in 2016. At this time last year, there were 14 homicides.