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Nov 12, 2013 3:25 PM by Maddie Garrett

Suspect in Fountain Officer Involved Shooting Dies at Hospital

The man involved in a shooting with Fountain Police has died from his injuries. 25-year-old Jonathan Clark was pronounced dead late Monday night at Memorial Central Hospital in Colorado Springs.

Around 5:15pm Monday, Fountain Police responded to the 400 block of Crest Drive after reports of a traffic accident and shots fired.

When they arrived, they found a vehicle parked sideways in the road. They say a Clark was in the driver's seat, with a gun pointed to his head. As officers approached, a woman ran from the car.

Fountain Police say as the officers attempted to negotiate with Clark, multiple shots were fired, and he was struck in the chest and hand. None of the officers were injured.

As is standard procedure, the 4th Judicial District Attorney's Office will conduct a thorough investigation into the circumstances surrounding the shooting.

Fountain Police are not releasing any further information at this time. News 5 will continue to follow up on this story.


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