Police said the only suspect was shot and killed, while three other law enforcement officers and a bystander were injured by gunfire.
At roughly 3:55 p.m., members of the B.A.T.T.L.E auto theft task force - including detectives from CSPD, the El Paso County Sheriff's Office, and the Colorado State Patrol - attempted to arrest the suspect, 19-year-old Colorado Springs resident Manuel Zetina, in the parking lot of a nearby apartment complex.
The suspect was killed on the scene after a struggle with police, the chief said. We would also like to thank the El Paso County Sheriff's Office for their tireless and heartfelt support and guidance as we navigate this chapter in our lives.
The shooting has prompted many in the community to call for an end to shootings involving officers, including Douglas County Sheriff's deputy Jeff Pelle, who was shot and seriously injured in an ambush on New Year's Eve.
Sheriff Bill Elder, at the podium, and others gathered to honor fallen Deputy Micah Flick on February 6. He has a wife and seven-year-old twins. It will then exit on Circle, go east to Janitell and then south on Las Vegas, ending at the El Paso County Coroner's Office. A mother had sent the sheriff's office a letter of gratitude about him.
The nonprofit National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund said that 128 law enforcement officers were killed on the job in 2017.
One Colorado Springs police officer was wounded and in surgery.
The suspect was also fatally shot and died at the scene of the incident.
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"Deputy Flick was an outstanding member of my agency, and he will be missed", Elder said.
Carey said it was a tough day for all law-enforcement agencies.
Ten Colorado law enforcement officers, including the three fallen deputies, have been shot in the three separate incidents during the same time period.
"We will once more come together to provide sympathy and strength for the deputy's loved ones and pray for the recovery of those injured", Hickenlooper's statement says. Our family is grieving the loss of a hero; a man who reacted instantaneously and selflessly to protect the public and fellow law enforcement officers.
Gov. John Hickenlooper ordered that flags on state buildings be lowered.
1 deputy dead 2 injured in Colorado.
Adams County Sheriff's Deputy Heath Gumm and other deputies were chasing a man while investigating a report of an assault on the night of January 24 in Thornton, a city near Denver.
Dep. Heath Gumm, with the Adams County Sheriff's Office, died on January 24 while responding to an "assault in progress".