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Homicide investigation underway at Wind River Place apartments after man shot and killed

Posted at 5:27 AM, Aug 21, 2023

COLORADO SPRINGS — Colorado Springs Police are investigating a homicide that happened early this morning at the Wind River Place apartment complex on 19th Street near Uintah.

The El Paso County Coroner's Office has identified the victim as 32-year-old Gabriel Villanueba of Colorado Springs.

Right now no one is in custody for the shooting and police are still working to learn what led up to it.

This is an active investigation and anyone with information or who is a witness to this investigation is asked to call the Colorado Springs Police Department at (719)444-7000. If you wish to remain anonymous, you may call the Crime Stoppers Tip Line at (719) 634-7867.

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