WIDEFIELD, Colo. — A shelter in place order is now lifted for homes in Widefield neighborhoods.
The El Paso County Sheriff’s Office reported a barricaded suspect on Widefield Drive, just northwest of Widefield High School, Thursday evening.
Deputies said the suspect, 37-year-old Justin Romero, was wanted on multiple warrants. He was given orders to surrender but refused, according to deputies.
After about four hours, Romero tried to escape out of a window and was arrested, according to the sheriff’s office.
Romero is charged with violation of a restraining order, harassment, and felony vehicular eluding.