El Paso County Sheriff’s Office investigating a stabbing in Widefield


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WIDEFIELD, Colo.– The El Paso County Sheriff’s Office has announced that it is currently investigating a stabbing that took place on Kokomo Street in Widefield.

Lieutenant Deb Mynatt said that around 2:41 p.m. the sheriff’s office received a report that an individual had assaulted another individual in the Widefield Apartments area just off of Fontaine Boulevard. The suspect fled the scene into an unknown apartment.

The victim received a stab wound to the neck and has been transported to a hospital for medical care.

There are no road closures in the area or ongoing threats to the community at this time.

A FOX21 News team is on the scene, and this story will be updated as it unfolds.

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