Quantcast

Drug suspect dies at El Paso County Criminal Justice Center - KOAA.com | Continuous News | Colorado Springs and Pueblo

Drug suspect dies at El Paso County Criminal Justice Center

Posted: Updated:

EL PASO COUNTY - The El Paso County Sheriff's Office responded to a disturbance call at 2864 S. Circle Drive, September 7. Upon investigation officers arrested 40-year old Eliezer Tirado Ortiz for possession of narcotics.

Police say, Ortiz was transported to the Criminal Justice Center and upon arrival became unresponsive and died.

An autopsy has been conducted but cause of death is pending additional analysis. The Colorado Springs Police is leading the investigation with El Paso County Sheriff's. 

WEATHER
Drive the Doppler
Powered by Frankly

© KOAA.com 2018, KOAA.com
A CORDILLERA COMMUNICATIONS Station
All rights reserved
Privacy Policy, | Terms of Service, and Ad Choices

Can't find something?