COLORADO SPRINGS — Police are investigating after a man was found dead in Colorado Springs early Sunday morning.
Police say the man was found around 6:45 a.m. near the 2300 block of E Monument and Alexander Road.
He was transported to the hospital and pronounced deceased.
UPDATE (November 7, 2019): The victim has been identified as Xavier Padilla, 20, of Colorado Springs. Police are investigating his death as a homicide.
Anyone with information is asked to call the Colorado Springs Police Department at (719) 444-7000; or if you wish to remain anonymous, you may call Crime Stoppers Tip Line at (719) 634-STOP (7867) or 1-800-222-8477.