El Paso County Deputies investigate after shooting injures 13-year-old girl


UPDATE: Police say the location of the shooting was around S Academy Boulevard and Highway 85-87.

ORIGINAL: COLORADO SPRINGS — On July 11, around 12:18 p.m., officers with the Colorado Springs Police Department (CSPD) responded to Fire Station 8 for a reported shooting.

When officers arrived, they located a 13-year-old girl suffering from a single gunshot wound. The victim was in the process of being transported to the hospital when they were told to stop at the fire station for medical assistance.

The victim was transported to the hospital with non-life threating injuries.

The investigation has been handed over to the El Paso County Sheriff’s Office.

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