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Suspect arrested in eastern Colorado Springs shooting – Colorado Springs, Colorado

Colorado Springs, Colorado 2021-04-22 10:04:41 –

Colorado Springs, Colorado — Police said a suspect was arrested Wednesday afternoon at a nearby Sand Creek High School in connection with a shooting that caused a brief lockout.

Police said the shooting took place at around 12:15 pm in a parking lot near the intersection of North Care Free Circle and Peterson Road. According to police, the victim suffered a slight abrasion on his chest. He was taken to the hospital as a precautionary measure and immediately released.

The suspect left the scene, but police found him and arrested him about 25 minutes later. He was identified as Alexie Gomez, 26.

Police said Gomess and the victim knew each other.

According to a letter to parents, nearby Sand Creek High School and Remington Elementary School were locked out for about 20 minutes while police were searching for the suspect.

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