Fountain Police investigate drive-by shooting, suspects at large

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FOUNTAIN, Colo. —  Fountain Police responded to reports of shots fired near Hadley Drive around 7:00 p.m. Tuesday evening.

According to police, once officers arrived, it was determined people in two separate cars were shooting at each other, and both vehicles had left the area.

Witnesses describe the suspect cars as gold or silver Chrysler 300 and a red sedan, possibly a Chevy Malibu. Both cars are believed to be occupied by two men, all of whom were wearing face coverings.

FPD’s Investigations Division responded and has assumed responsibility for the investigation.

“Here in Fountain we don’t have this type of activity, it’s very unusual which is why you see us all out here investigating it because we have to resolve this quickly,” Lieutenant Mark Cristiani said. “The message we would like to send in Fountain is don’t bring it to our community um we will find you and prosecute you and prosecute you accordingly.”

Anyone with information is asked to call the Fountain Police Department at (719) 390-5555, or call the Crime Stoppers Tip Line at (719) 634-STOP (7867).

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