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Colorado Springs police identify victim in Bugle Drive homicide, suspect arrested

Colorado Springs Police
Posted at 8:54 AM, Feb 08, 2022
and last updated 2022-02-16 18:41:29-05

COLORADO SPRINGS — The Colorado Springs police responded to a call of a disturbance at a house on Bugle Drive just after 2 AM Tuesday night and found a woman severely injured.

Officers and first responders from the Colorado Springs Fire Department tried to save the woman's life on the scene, but she passed away from her injuries.

The victim has been identified as 41-year-old Daisha Fry of Colorado Springs.

The police say that they're now investigating Fry's death as a homicide, based on information they discovered at the scene. CSPD's Violent Crime Section Homicide/Assault Unit will be conducting the investigation into the death.

The El Paso County Coroner's Office will make the final decision on the cause and manner of death, and the identity of the victim has not been released at this time.

On Feb. 11, an arrest warrant for Murder in the First Degree for 32-year-old Douglas Hawkins and on Feb. 15, Hawkins turned himself in.

Fry's death marks the ninth homicide investigation for the City of Colorado Springs.

At this time last year, CSPD was investigating two homicides.

CSPD say that the investigation is active and open.

Anyone with information or who is a witness to this investigation is asked to call the Colorado Springs Police Department at (719) 444-7000; or if you wish to remain anonymous, you may call the Crime Stoppers Tip Line at (719) 634-STOP (7867) or 1-800-222-8477.

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