22-year-old Texas man ID'd as Colorado Springs homicide victim

By: Maria St. louis-sanchez maria.sanchez@gazette.com

Colorado Springs police identified Vance Christian Wilfong as the man killed in a Friday homicide.

Wilfong, 22, was a transient out of Texas, according to police. Police say he was shot to death and his body...

Denver police: Possible spree shooter in white SUV targets at least one homeless man

By: Kirk Mitchell, The Denver Post

A suspect seen driving a white SUV has shot and injured three people in separate locations within a two-hour span early Tuesday morning, according to Denver police.

None of the gunshot injuries are...

Police ID motorcyclist killed in Colorado Springs crash

By: ryan maye handy ryanmaye.handy@gazette.com

Colorado Springs police have identified a motorcyclist who died Sunday in a crash as 55-year-old Bradley Blower of Colorado Springs.

Police also said that Richard Chavez, 49, of Colorado Springs was cited...

Man faces charges for firing rifle at Colorado Springs apartments

By: chhun sun chhun.sun@gazette.com

A 43-year-old man was arrested Monday night after he allegedly took out a rifle during an argument and fired several shots that hit a neighbor's apartment in northeast Colorado Springs, police said.


Colorado store clerks accused of keeping winning scratch tickets

By: The Associated Press

GRAND JUNCTION — Employees of three Mesa County stores that sell and redeem lottery tickets have been accused of taking customers' winning Colorado scratch lottery tickets, telling the customers they had not won...

Colorado Springs police arrest 12-year-old in connection with carport fire

By: ryan maye handy ryanmaye.handy@gazette.com

Colorado Springs police arrested a 12-year-oldin connection with a massive carport fire earlier this month that destroyed several cars in an apartment complex on Baytown Drive.

On Nov. 11, the fire consumed...

Inmate involved in incident at Colorado jail dies

By: The Associated Press

DENVER — An inmate who was involved in what investigators have only said was an incident at the downtown Denver jail has died.

Attorney Mari Newman tells The Denver Post (http://goo.gl/8e1nTj ) that...

Police investigate shooting that wounded 17

By: The Associated Press

NEW ORLEANS — Authorities are still trying to determine what touched off a shootout between two groups of gunmen that wounded 17 people in a crowded New Orleans park, a police spokesman said Monday.