Suspect arrested for Friday morning shooting along I-25 south of Fountain

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Albert Leckenby El Paso County Sheriff's Office

A man has been arrested after he shot another man during an argument along Interstate 25 south of Fountain Friday morning, according to the sheriff’s office.

Deputies said the shooting happened around 4:15 a.m. in the area of Interstate 25 and the Ray Nixon Power Plant. The victim told deputies he had been shot by Albert Leckenby, 47. 

Deputies found Leckenby at his home just south of Cheyenne Mountain State Park and arrested him without incident. He is charged with attempted murder and assault. 

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