Three men were shot in drive-by shooting at Memorial Park Friday night, Colorado Springs police said. 

Police said a group of about 50 people had gathered in the park for a candlelight vigil to honor a woman who'd recently died when a someone in a passing vehicle reportedly fired multiple shots into the crowd. 

The shooting was reported shortly after 8:30 p.m. 

Two men were taken to the hospital in ambulances, a third man drove himself to a hospital, police said. 

Police did not immediately provide additional information about possible suspects or the victims' injuries. 


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Contact Liz Henderson, 719-476-1623

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Liz is a multimedia journalist who joined the Gazette staff in 2019.

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