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Shelter in place in effect for neighborhood in northeast Colorado Springs

Colorado Springs Police
Posted at 5:05 PM, Mar 01, 2022
and last updated 2022-03-02 00:37:35-05

COLORADO SPRINGS, CO — A shelter in place is in effect and streets are blocked in part of a neighborhood in northeast Colorado Springs.

According to the Colorado Springs Police Department, the swat team was called in to help with a domestic disturbance at a home near Meadowland and N. Academy Boulevard.

Police say one woman came out of the home but they believe a suspect is still inside.

The situation started around 2 p.m. on Tuesday and the shelter in place was ordered before 4 p.m.

The order lasted for several hours and was not lifted until around 10 p.m., according to CSPD at least one person is in custody.

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