15-year-old victim identified in Colorado Springs shooting

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COLORADO SPRINGS — The El Paso County Coroner’s Office completed the autopsy of the 15-year-old boy who was found dead at the Greentree Village Apartments on North Carefree Circle on August 9. 

The victim was identified as 15-year-old Dakota Foraker of Colorado Springs. 

When CSPD officers and Colorado Springs Fire Department personnel arrived on scene, they found Foraker in the parking lot, where he was suffering from apparent gunshot wounds. 

Foraker was pronounced dead on scene.

Foraker’s death is the 24th homicide investigation in the City of Colorado Springs this year. The Colorado Springs Police Department investigated 16 homicides at this time last year. 

Anyone with information that might help the investigation is asked to call the Colorado Springs Police Department at (719) 444-7000; or if you wish to remain anonymous, you may call the Crime Stoppers Tip Line at (719) 634-STOP (7867) or 1-800-222-8477.

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