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Authorities identify the suspect involved in shooting in the Stratmoor Hills area

Zachary Joseph Brockmann
Posted at 7:57 AM, Sep 30, 2020
and last updated 2020-09-30 19:39:28-04

COLORADO SPRINGS — The El Paso County Sheriff's Office has identified the suspect in an early morning shooting in the Stratmoor Hills area on Wednesday.

The shooting happened around 4:15 a.m. in the 400 block of Crestridge Avenue. When deputies responded, they found a gunshot wound victim. A deputy provided life-saving measures and was able to control the bleeding before medical personnel arrived. The adult victim was taken to a local hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

The sheriff's office said there is no threat to the community and that this was an isolated incident.

The sheriff's office is searching for 33-year-old Zachary Joseph Brockmann, who has been identified as a suspect in this case.

Brockmann is described as a white male, approximately 6'1" tall with brown hair and brown eyes. Authorities say he is armed and considered dangerous.

If you have any information on the whereabouts of Brockmann or any information related to this incident, you are asked to please contact our Communications Center at 719-390-5555 or the Investigations Tip Line at 719-520-6666.