Two dead, one injured in El Paso County shooting


EL PASO COUNTY, Colo. — Two people are dead and one is injured after a domestic violence shooting east of Colorado Springs Tuesday evening, according to the sheriff’s office.

Deputies said the shooting happened around 6:15 p.m. on North Curtis Road near the intersection with Garrett Road. When deputies arrived, they found two people dead.

A third person was taken to the hospital, is in stable condition, and has since been released from the hospital.

The victims’ names have not yet been released. As of Friday, the El Paso County Coroner’s Office has not yet completed the official identification of the deceased persons at this time.

This investigation is considered a murder/suicide with the suspect deceased. 

Anyone with information that may help the investigation is asked to call the sheriff’s office at 719-520-6666.

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