Homicide victim identified after Colorado Springs nightclub shooting

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COLORADO SPRINGS —  A woman killed in a shooting at The Social nightclub on North Carefree Circle Saturday morning in Colorado Springs has been identified as 19-year-old La Jayzia Cannon.

The shooting, now classified as a homicide, happened around 2 A.M. Responding officers found Cannon and another man suffering from gunshot wounds.

Cannon died at the hospital. The other man who was injured remains in critical condition.

23-year-old Gary McCallister, Jr. was arrested August 3 in connection to the shooting and has been charged with 2nd degree murder.

Cannon’s death marks the 15th homicide investigation in the City of Colorado Springs in 2019.

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