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Fatal shooting under investigation along Hancock Expressway in Colorado Springs

Posted at 10:18 AM, Oct 04, 2021
and last updated 2021-10-07 22:24:09-04

COLORADO SPRINGS — On Monday morning the Colorado Springs Police Department advised people to avoid the area of Hancock Expressway and Delta Dr in the southeast part of the city due to a deadly shooting.

According to CSPD, the shooting happened at around 8:45 a.m. near the 2500 Block of Hancock Expressway.

When officers arrived they found a man on the sidewalk, he was pronounced dead at the scene. The man was later identified as 41-year-old Vencenzio Luciano of Colorado Springs. Mr. Luciano’s death is the 27th homicide investigation in the City of Colorado Springs in 2021.

The Colorado Springs Police Department investigated 30 homicides at this time last year.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Colorado Springs Police Department at (719) 444-7000. Callers can also remain anonymous if they call the Crime Stoppers Tip Line at (719) 634-STOP (7867) or 1-800-222-8477.


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