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24848
Record ID
October 17, 2017
Incident Date
10:30:00 PM
Time
Gold Hill -- Shift III
Division
Robbery
Title
300 S. Hancock Ave
Location
Male suspect entered the store brandishing a weapon and demanded money from the clerk. After obtaining cash, he fled the store on foot and got into a waiting vehicle. The suspect was last seen wearing a black hooded sweatshirt, blue jeans, black boots and a black baseball hat with gold lettering. Investigation continuing.
Summary
N/A
Adults
Arrested
Lt. Buzzell  -   385-2125
PD Contact
& Number


24847
Record ID
October 17, 2017
Incident Date
12:00:00 AM
Time
Sand Creek -- Shift III
Division
Burglary
Title
Academy
Location
On 10-17-2017 between the hours of 12:00AM and 3:00AM there was a string of burglaries along Academy Blvd. All 4 divisions where affected. Two juvenile suspects dressed in black hooded sweat shirts and wearing red latex gloves used a pry tool to enter businesses. Suspects fled in a light colored mini-van within minutes of breaking into the businesses. Officer Sunderlin spotted a light blue Dodge mini-van driven by a male in a black hooded sweatshirt and red latex gloves traveling north on I-25. Officer Sunderlin attempted to stop the vehicle but it fled at a high rate of speed. The vehicle description was given to surrounding agencies. Douglas County Sheriff Deputies located the vehicle and were able to disable it. Deputies apprehended the suspects and recovered numerous items of evidence linking the suspects to multiple burglaries along the Front Range.
Summary
N/A
Adults
Arrested
Lt. Steckler  -   444-3140
PD Contact
& Number


24846
Record ID
October 17, 2017
Incident Date
1:11:00 AM
Time
Investigations -- Shift I
Division
Death
Title
900 block of Carlisle Street
Location
October 17, 2017 {Release at Will}

*****UPDATE***** On October 17, 2017, the El Paso County Coroner’s Office completed the autopsies on the deceased juvenile female and male, who were found stabbed in the 900 block of Carlisle Street. The deceased juveniles have been positively identified as 5-year-old Sophia Murphy and 7-year-old Noah Murphy both residents of Colorado Springs.
Sophia and Noah’s deaths are the 22nd and 23rd homicides investigated by the Colorado Springs Police Department this year. The City of Colorado Springs had 16 homicides at this time last year. This continues to be an active investigation.

***UPDATE:*** Arrested: 19 year old Malik Vincent Murphy, charged with two counts of First Degree Murder

On October 17, 2017, at approximately 1:11 AM, the Colorado Springs Police Department responded to the 900 block of Carlisle Street on a reported stabbing. When officers arrived on scene they discovered three victims with apparent stab wounds. All three victims were transported to area hospitals. A 5 year old female and a 7 year old male later died from their injuries. An adult male is being treated for non-life threatening injuries.

The suspect is a 19 year old male and is in custody. Detectives are not looking for additional suspects.

The Colorado Springs Police Department’s Violent Crimes Section, Homicide Unit, responded to the scene and initiated a death investigation. This is still a very active scene.

Anyone with information regarding this investigation is asked to call the Colorado Springs Police Department at (719) 444-7000. If you wish to remain anonymous, you may call Crime Stoppers Tip Line at (719) 634-STOP (7867) or 1-800-222-8477.

NOTE TO MEDIA: All updates will ONLY come from the Public Affairs Section when available.
Summary
Adults
Arrested
Lt. Black  -   444-7412
PD Contact
& Number


24844
Record ID
October 16, 2017
Incident Date
5:26:00 PM
Time
Investigations -- Shift I
Division
Arrest
Title
100 Block Manitou Avenue, Manitou Springs, CO
Location
On September 22, 2017, Officers responded to the 4600 block of Austin Bluffs Parkway on the report of a shooting, which occurred across the street from Doherty High School. Through the initial response and investigative follow-up, arrest warrants were issued for two juvenile suspects on September 26, 2017, and diligent efforts have been taken by various units from the Colorado Springs Police Department, as well as the FBI Safe Streets Task Force, to locate the two suspects and take them into custody. On the afternoon of October 16, 2017, one of the suspects was observed getting into a car near the area of Academy Blvd and Austin Bluffs Parkway, and it was followed to a location in Manitou Springs where the suspect was taken into custody without incident. At this time, the second juvenile subject remains at large.
Summary
N/A
Adults
Arrested
Lt. Black  -   444-7412
PD Contact
& Number


24843
Record ID
October 16, 2017
Incident Date
3:00:00 PM
Time
Specialized Enforcement -- Shift I
Division
Other
Title
Police Operations Center
Location
October 16, 2017 {Release at Will}

Colorado Springs Police Department’s K-9 Tank will receive a bullet and stab protective vest, thanks to a charitable donation from non-profit organization Vested Interest in K-9s, Inc. K-9 Tank’s vest is sponsored by an anonymous sponsor and will be embroidered with the
sentiment “Honoring those who served and sacrificed.” Delivery is expected within eight to ten weeks. Vested Interest in K-9s, Inc. is a 501c (3) charity located in East Taunton, MA, whose mission is to provide bullet and stab-protective vests and other assistance to dogs of law enforcement and related agencies throughout the United States. The non-profit was established in 2009 to assist law enforcement agencies with this potentially lifesaving body armor for their four-legged K-9 officers. Since its inception, Vested Interest in K-9s, Inc. has provided over 2,600 protective vests in 50 states, through private and corporate donations, at a cost of over 2.1 million dollars.

The program is open to dogs actively employed in the United States with law enforcement or related agencies who are certified and at least 20 months of age. New K-9 graduates, as well as K-9s with expired vests, are eligible to participate.

The donation to provide one protective vest for a law enforcement K-9 is $950. Each vest has a value between $1,744 – $2,283, a five-year warranty, and an average weight of 4-5 lbs. There is an estimated 30,000 law enforcement K-9s throughout the United States. For more information, or to learn about volunteer opportunities, please call 508-824-6978. Vested Interest in K-9s, Inc. provides information, lists events, and accepts tax-deductible donations of any denomination at www.viK-9s.org or mailed to P.O. Box 9, East Taunton, MA 02718.

Canine Tank is a two year old Belgian Malinois, born August 23, 2015 in Hungary. Tank became a member of the Colorado Springs Police Department’s Canine Unit in February 2017. Tank has completed over 500 hours of formal training and was recently certified in patrol work and narcotics detection. Tank is assigned to Officer Tim Donovan and they are an inseparable team. Tank has already assisted in apprehending several dangerous felons in his few months of service. He is extremely energetic and loves patrolling the streets of Colorado Springs with Officer Donovan. Tank is exceptionally strong and performs amazing feats of physical agility. He enjoys searching for narcotics and suspects intent on evasion or escape. Tank dislikes going to the vet and having his teeth brushed.
Summary
Adults
Arrested
Lt. Black  -   444-7412
PD Contact
& Number


24842
Record ID
October 28, 2017
Incident Date
10:00:00 AM
Time
Metro VNI -- Shift I
Division
Other
Title
Police Operations Center
Location
October 16, 2017 {Release at Will}

On October 28, 2017, the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) is coordinating a one-day collaborative effort with state and local law enforcement agencies to conduct a Prescription Drug Take-Back Initiative. This is a statewide event and will provide an opportunity for the public to surrender pharmaceutical controlled substances and other medications to law enforcement for destruction.

The event will operate from 10:00 A.M. to 2:00 P.M. The Colorado Springs Police Department is responsible for securing the collected drugs until the DEA has recovered them.

Tablets, capsules, and all other solid dosage units will be collected.

Items which CANNOT be accepted are: needles & sharps, mercury (thermometers), oxygen containers, chemotherapy/radioactive substances, pressurized canisters or illicit drugs.

Four locations have been arranged for collection:

1)Police Operations Center – 705 South Nevada Avenue, Colorado Springs, CO 80903
2)El Paso County Household Hazardous Waste Facility – 3255 Akers Drive, Colorado Springs, CO 80922
3)University of Colorado Memorial Hospital North – 4050 Briargate Parkway, Colorado Springs, CO 80920
4)Security Fire Station 1 – 400 Security Boulevard, Colorado Springs, CO 80911
Summary
Adults
Arrested
Lt. Black  -   444-7412
PD Contact
& Number


24841
Record ID
October 16, 2017
Incident Date
1:31:00 AM
Time
Gold Hill -- Shift III
Division
Burglary
Title
750 Abbot Lane
Location
On 10-16-2017 at about 01:32hrs CSPD Gold Hill Shift 3 officers received a call for service reference a burglary in progress at 750 Abbot Lane the Napa Auto Parts. Officers arrived and set up containment. The investigation revealed that an unknown suspect forced entry to one of the delivery doors and began collecting money from various locations in the store. The suspect was believed to be on scene. Officers made entry to the store and once they discovered the evidence of the burglary, size of the store, and level of difficulty to clear it they backed out and paged K-9. The business owner arrived and began assisting officers with information based on live feed and recorded surveillance. Information from surveillance caused officers to believe the suspect was still inside. The store was searched with K-9 and no suspect was found. The building was searched again with numerous officers and finally with the business owners and no suspect was located.
Summary
N/A
Adults
Arrested
Lt. Buzzell  -   444-3140
PD Contact
& Number


24839
Record ID
October 14, 2017
Incident Date
11:53:00 PM
Time
Gold Hill -- Shift III
Division
Assault
Title
E. Las Animas St. / S. Hancock Ave.
Location
On Saturday night, 10/14/17, at approximately 2353 hours, a call for service was received regarding a disturbance in the area of E. Las Animas St. and S. Hancock Ave. There were multiple vehicles as well as multiple individuals involved. At this time, no suspects have been identified or arrested. There are two identified victims. One is a 53 year old male who has been admitted to an area hospital with multiple stab wounds and is in critical, but stable condition and the other is a 50 year old male who received very minor injuries.

Detectives with the Violent Crimes Division, Major Assault Unit were notified and responded to assume the investigation. There is limited information available at this time and the investigation is on-going.
Summary
None
Adults
Arrested
Lt. Buzzell  -   385-2125
PD Contact
& Number


24836
Record ID
October 14, 2017
Incident Date
11:20:00 PM
Time
Sand Creek -- Shift II
Division
Traffic Crash
Title
Geiger Boulevard and Wooten Road
Location
On the above date and time, Officers were dispatched to the area of Geiger Blvd and Wooten Road to investigate a vehicle vs. motorcycle traffic accident. Investigation revealed the motorcyclist was travelling westbound in the eastbound lanes of Geiger while racing when it struck the vehicle which was attempting to make a U-turn on Geiger. The motorcyclist was transported to the hospital with serious injuries.
Summary
N/A
Adults
Arrested
Lt. Makofske  -   444-7270
PD Contact
& Number


24834
Record ID
October 13, 2017
Incident Date
2:00:00 PM
Time
Sand Creek -- Shift I
Division
Robbery
Title
600 N. Murray Blvd
Location
Officers were dispatched to a Robbery that had just occurred in the 600 block of N. Murray. The suspect fled prior to Officers arrival. Officers started checking the area and observed a male fitting the description of the suspect. The male fled south across Platte Ave. and into a storage lot. The male made it through the lot and into a neighboring apartment complex, where witnesses saw him running to the south. Officers contained the area and attempted to locate another suspicious person who fit the general description of the Robbery suspect. When Officers attempted to contact him, the male fled into the same general area. Canine Units were used after it was confirmed that the second suspicious person was the person involved in the Robbery. It appeared the male had changed his clothing. He was not located. The suspect was described as a black male, early 20’s, wearing light colored jeans, black shoes, and a black hooded jacket and having a mustache. He displayed a handgun during the Robbery.
Summary
None
Adults
Arrested
Lt. Feese  -   444-7270
PD Contact
& Number


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