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Man with gunshot wound taken to the hospital after showing up at Springs Rescue Mission

Posted at 5:03 AM, Aug 12, 2019
and last updated 2019-08-12 07:04:00-04

COLORADO SPRINGS — Police tell News5 that a man was shot in the arm early Monday morning in Colorado Springs.

Officers tell News5 that a man arrived at the Springs Rescue Mission around 3:23 a.m. and said he had been shot. Police tell News5 he was shot in the arm, and is expected to recover. CSPD said it's likely the incident happened in a field near the Rescue Mission, located near Dorchester Park on W. Las Vegas Street.

There have been no arrests, and there is no suspect information at this time.

Anyone with information about the shooting should call Colorado Springs police at 719-444-7000 or leave an anonymous tip with Crime Stoppers at 719-634-STOP.