UPDATE: The Woodland Park Police department confirmed Tuesday that Robert Hamm was found dead after police responded to a call about a person in distress.

After an hours-long standoff and two sounds of gunshots, the Teller County Sheriff's Office emergency response team entered the home and found Hamm dead.


One person died in a shooting in Woodland Park June 11, police said.

Police were called to the 600 block of North Pine Street at 6:40 p.m. for a person in distress and heard a gunshot when they arrived. The person was in the  home of a neighbor, who had called police.

When police tried to talk to the person inside, they heard a second gunshot.

Deputies from Teller County Sheriff's Office then showed up to assist police, according to a news release from the police department. About four hours later, just before 11 p.m., the sheriff's emergency response team entered the home and found the person dead, the news release said.

The deceased person has not been publicly identified.  The manner and cause of death will be determined by the county coroner.



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