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Two dead after a shooting at apartment complex in south Colorado Springs Thursday

Police say 3 people have been shot- two people are dead, and one is in the hospital. This is an ongoing investigation.
Posted at 6:16 AM, May 17, 2024

COLORADO SPRINGS, CO — Three people were shot at an apartment complex last night near Platte and Murray in Colorado Springs.

Police say the shooting happened around 10:00 p.m. on Thursday, May 16th, 2024. They say a fight started inside an apartment at the Stone Canyon Apartments. That's when shots were fired.

Photo of police cars in front of the Stone Canyon apartments.

Police are still on the scene investigating what happened. Crime scene tape covers the community. Southbound Murray is down to one lane. Police say two people were killed and one person was taken to the hospital.

The condition of the person taken to the hospital is unknown. Police say no arrests have been made. We have a crew on the scene who will continue to provide updates as soon as we have them.

At this time law enforcement says this was not believed to be a random incident and there is no threat to the public at this time.

Email Reporter Jake Walker at jake.walker@koaa.com. Follow @JakeOnAiron Instagram and Jake Walker Media on Facebook.

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