Colorado Springs, CO : Colorado Springs police investigating death of woman found shot at scene of traffic crash on Saturday, 27th February 2021
Colorado Springs, Colorado
Police are investigating the death of a woman found shot early Saturday at the scene of a traffic crash in southeast Colorado Springs.
Officers responded to reports of an accident just shy of 4 a.m. in the 3500 block of South Chelton Loop and found a dead woman with a gunshot wound, police said.
Detectives from the Colorado Springs Police Department's Violent Crimes Section have assumed responsibility for the investigation. The death is being investigated as a homicide, according to police, who have not released the victim’s name or any information about a possible suspect.
Pending an official ruling from the El Paso County Coroner’s Office, Saturday's killing would be the city’s fourth homicide of 2021.