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23906
Record ID
February 8, 2017
Incident Date
9:38:00 PM
Time
Gold Hill -- Shift II
Division
Burglary
Title
000 Commons Rd
Location
On 02/08/17 Gold Hill officers were dispatched to the 000 block of Commons Rd to investigate a reported home invasion. Investigation revealed that an unknown suspect was unlawfully in the garage area of a residence when he was confronted by a teenager who had just returned home. The teenager told his parents about the suspect and his mother confronted the suspect who was now in the vehicle. The suspect suddenly backed the vehicle up, which caused the mother to get caught in the open window and was being dragged by the vehicle. The husband had entered the garage and fired a handgun at the suspect in fear that his wife was going to be run over by the suspect. The suspect then fled the area in the stolen vehicle. The female party was not injured during the incident.
Summary
N/A
Adults
Arrested
Lt. Weber  -   385-2125
PD Contact
& Number


23904
Record ID
February 8, 2017
Incident Date
1:00:00 AM
Time
Gold Hill -- Shift I
Division
Arrest
Title
Dorchester Park
Location
On 02/08/2017, at 0100 CSPD Patrol officers as well as the Colorado Springs Fire Department responded to a homeless camp northwest of Dorchester Park. Upon arrival officers located a transient female who had been involved in a verbal altercation with a male suspect identified as WAYNE MALONE (45 YOA). Mr. Malone left the area for a short time and returned later and threw a large rock on top of the tent barely missing the occupants. He left the area for a short time and returned again and threw flaming debris on top of the victim's tent in an attempt to light it on fire while the victim was inside. Mr. Malone and the victim were then involved in a physical disturbance where Mr. Malone continued to try to light the tent on fire with a lighter. Mr. Malone then left the area. Responding officers attempted to locate Mr. Malone but were unsuccessful and a felony pickup for arson and attempted assault charges was placed.

At approximately 1230 CSPD again responded to the same area and found that the same tent had been lit on fire but was quickly extinguished. The victim was again occupying the tent at the time. Patrol officers as well as members of the Colorado Springs Homeless Outreach Team (HOT) flooded the area in an attempt to locate the suspect who fled the scene prior to their arrival. CSPD EOD/Arson investigators Chenoweth and Mahon responded at the request of HOT Officers to assist with the investigation. HOT Team Officers Palmer and Kelly located Mr. Malone in Dorchester Park. Officer Chenoweth responded and conducted a Mirandized interview with Mr. Malone during which he confessed to both incidents. Mr. Malone was arrested and charged with two counts of 1st Degree Arson, 4th Degree Arson and attempted 2nd Degree Assault.

Special thanks to the Homeless Outreach Team for their continued diligence in locating this suspect who would have likely continued this dangerous pattern.

Summary
Wayne Malone
Adults
Arrested
Lt. Lofgren  -   385-7343
PD Contact
& Number


23903
Record ID
February 7, 2017
Incident Date
9:56:00 AM
Time
Information Services -- Shift I
Division
Other
Title
4800 blk of Astrozon Blvd.
Location
***Update: 02/08/17 1540 hours, child has been located and is safe ***


The following ENS message was sent to phones within a 2,600 foot radius surrounding the 4800 blk of Astrozon Bl.:
This is the Colorado Springs Police Department with an important message. The Colorado Springs Police Department is looking for a missing 8 year old female child identified as Kimora Lynn Davis, a light-skinned black female with brown hair, brown eyes, 4-feet, 5 inches, 45 pounds, last seen wearing black, purple, and white pajamas with animated characters on them. She was last seen at 5:22 am this morning in the area of 4800 Astrozon Bl. If you see a child matching this description or have information regarding her whereabouts, please call the police department at 444-7000. Thank you for your assistance.
Summary
NA
Adults
Arrested
Lt. Black  -   444-7412
PD Contact
& Number


23902
Record ID
February 8, 2017
Incident Date
8:30:00 AM
Time
Investigations -- Shift I
Division
Robbery
Title
2400 block of N. Union and 2300 block of N. Wahsatch
Location
UDATE: February 8, 2017 {Release at Will}

On December 21, 2016, the Colorado Springs Police Department released information regarding an emerging pattern of pharmacy robberies and requested assistance from the public with information on the identity, location and any associated vehicles related to the unknown suspect. Since then, there have been two more pharmacy robberies and evidence suggests the same suspect is responsible. Still armed with a handgun, but dressed in all dark clothing with dark sunglasses and a beanie cap, the suspect committed his robberies in the 2400 block of North Union Boulevard and the 2300 block of North Wahsatch Avenue. Surveillance cameras captured the attached images.

Anyone with information or is a witness to this investigation is asked to call the Colorado Springs Police Department at (719) 444-7000; or 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.

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December 21, 2016 [Release at Will]

The Colorado Springs Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance regarding the identity, location, and associated vehicle(s) of a subject responsible for three drug store robberies. Armed with a handgun and dressed in a hardhat and reflective vest, the subject entered and robbed the Medicine Shoppe at 2471 North Union Boulevard on November 22, 2016, and the Village Pharmacy at 3277 West Carefree Circle on December 5, 2016.

Each robbery occurred near the lunch hour and the subject was carrying a black bag. In the early evening of December 20, 2016, the subject also robbed the Medicine Shoppe at 3159 West Colorado Avenue, wearing an orange Colorado stocking cap and carrying an orange lunch box.
Summary
Adults
Arrested
Lt. Black  -   444-7412
PD Contact
& Number


23900
Record ID
February 6, 2017
Incident Date
4:48:00 PM
Time
Investigations -- Shift I
Division
Death
Title
6300 block of La Plata Peak Drive
Location
UPDATE: February 7, 2017 [Release at Will]

Update: The Colorado Springs Police Department’s Violent Crimes Section, Homicide Unit, has made two arrests in the death investigation related to the 6300 block of La Plata Peak Drive and the 6100 block of Barnes road.

The El Paso County Coroner’s Office has completed the autopsy on the deceased male who was found in the 6100 block of Barnes Road on February 6, 2017. The male has been identified as 28 year old Colorado Springs resident Manuel L. Vigil. The cause of death was determined to be a gunshot wound. The manner of death has been ruled a homicide.

The Colorado Springs Police Department’s Homicide Unit arrested two persons in connection with the death of Manuel L. Vigil and the shooting of another. They are identified as 23 year old William Prine, arrested for murder in the first degree, and 27 year old Matthew Houston, arrested for complicity to murder in the first degree. Both are residents of Colorado Springs. The arrestees’ photos will be posted on Twitter when available.

This is the sixth homicide of 2017. Last year at this time there were no homicides in Colorado Springs.

Anyone with information or is a witness to this investigation is asked to call the Colorado Springs Police Department at (719) 444-7000; or 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.

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February 6, 2017 [Release at Will]

On February 6, 2017, at approximately 4:48 PM, the Colorado Springs Police Department responded to the 6300 block of La Plata Peak Drive, regarding multiple shots fired. When officers arrived in the area, they received additional information that a vehicle, described as a pick-up truck had been shot at, and was no longer on scene.

The Communications Center immediately aired the vehicle description, where it was located by officers a short time later in the 6100 block of Barnes Road. As officers approached the pick-up truck, they discovered two males inside the vehicle, one male was deceased with what appeared to be a gunshot wound, and another male appeared to be wounded from a single gunshot. He was transported to a local hospital.

The Colorado Springs Police Department’s Violent Crimes Section, Homicide Unit, responded to the scene and initiated a death investigation. This is an active investigation. At this time there is no danger to the public.

Anyone with information or is a witness to this investigation is asked to call the Colorado Springs Police Department at (719) 444-7000; or 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


23899
Record ID
February 6, 2017
Incident Date
3:30:00 PM
Time
Investigations -- Shift I
Division
Warrant
Title
705 South Nevada Avenue
Location
PRESS RELEASE:4th Judicial District Attorney's Office.

An El Paso County Grand Jury has indicted twelve individuals on charges of violating the Colorado Organized Crime Control Act (COCCA) and various other charges including burglary, theft, criminal mischief, money laundering and computer crimes for their involvement in a multi-state cell phone theft ring and fencing operation.

The indictment covers a series of burglaries that occurred throughout Colorado and New Mexico between June 29 and August 10, 2015 involving a total of twenty-five cell phone stores and over $325,000.00 in merchandise.

On January 12, 2017, the Grand Jury handed down a 79 count indictment against twelve individuals, two of whom were juveniles at the time of their alleged offenses. The indictment alleges that the defendants worked together to break into twenty-five cell phone stores in Colorado and New Mexico and steal primarily cell phones during those burglaries. It is further alleged that the cell phones were then resold to unsuspecting customers through E-bay and other means by CT Electronics and GT Electronics.

The indicted individuals include Carlos Trejo, 31, Halat Gozeh, 21, Erric Carolina, 35, Antivius Crowder, 23, Isaiah Pickett, 21, Dominic Daniels, 22, Demetrius Jefferson, 24, Elyce Schmidt, 21, Cameron Sprenger, 22, Devante Hunter, 25, and two juveniles. All of the indicted individuals are from Colorado Springs except Cameron Sprenger who is from Ft. Collins. They have all been arrested and most are currently in custody in the El Paso County Criminal Justice Center on bonds ranging from $50,000 to $500,000.

The Colorado Springs Police Department led this greater than year-long investigation and were assisted by investigators from the Fourth Judicial District Attorney’s Office, police departments in Greeley, Loveland, Aurora, Arvada, Castle Rock, Littleton, Lakewood, Pueblo, Lone Tree, Golden, Thornton, and Albuquerque, New Mexico and sheriff’s offices from Jefferson County and Arapahoe County.

Please remember that these charges are merely allegations. All defendants are presumed innocent unless and until they are proven guilty beyond a reasonable doubt.
Summary
Adults
Arrested
Lt. Black  -   444-7412
PD Contact
& Number


23897
Record ID
February 6, 2017
Incident Date
5:10:00 AM
Time
Gold Hill -- Shift III
Division
Robbery
Title
300 South Hancock Ave
Location
On 2-6-17, Officers were dispatched to robbery with a weapon that occurred at the above listed address. Upon arrival in the area they contacted the clerk who advised that 4 or 5 suspects entered the store with weapons and demanded money and product from the store. The suspects then left the area on foot with an undisclosed amount of money. The clerk was not hurt during the incident. This incident is possibly linked to the earlier robbery in the Falcon Division. Investigation is ongoing.
Summary
Adults
Arrested
Lt. Buzzell  -   385-2125
PD Contact
& Number


23896
Record ID
February 6, 2017
Incident Date
3:27:00 AM
Time
Falcon -- Shift III
Division
Robbery
Title
2200 Research Pkwy
Location
On 02-06-2017 at approximately 0327 hours, the Colorado Springs Police Department received a call from a convenience store in the 2200 block of Research Parkway. The reporting party was the store clerk who said he had been robbed by four unknown individuals at gunpoint. At least one of the suspects was armed with a shotgun. The suspects made off with an undisclosed amount of cash from the register and other retail items.
The suspects appeared to arrive on foot; however they took the store clerk’s key and got away in his vehicle. The RP’s vehicle was a silver colored late model Mazda 3 with an unknown temp tag.
There were no injuries reported during this incident.

Update **The victims vehicle was recovered in the area of the robbery**


Summary
Adults
Arrested
Lt. Stankey  -   444-7240
PD Contact
& Number


23894
Record ID
February 5, 2017
Incident Date
2:07:00 AM
Time
Gold Hill -- Shift III
Division
Traffic Crash
Title
Pikes Peak Ave/Nevada Ave
Location
***UPDATE***
All roads open at 0620hrs.

On the above date and time, a fully marked CSPD police car was travelling southbound on Nevada Ave at the intersection with Pikes Peak Ave. A truck was travelling east on Pikes Peak Ave and struck the police car.

The officer was transported to the hospital and treated for minor injuries. No one in the truck was injured.

The driver of the truck, 22 year old Whitney Huskin was evaluated for DUI.

The intersection remains closed while the investigation is completed.


Summary
Whitney Huskin 22 years old
Adults
Arrested
Lt. Buzzell  -   385-2125
PD Contact
& Number


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