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Shelter in place lifted in Cimarron Hills neighborhood

El Paso County Sheriff's Office
Posted at 1:27 PM, Apr 05, 2022
and last updated 2022-04-05 18:51:53-04

COLORADO SPRINGS, CO — The El Paso County Sheriff's Office issued a shelter in place for the 2000 block of Fredericksburg Dr. in Cimarron Hills while searching for a suspect.

In a tweet, EPSO said the shelter-in-place radius was 1/4 mile to include Remington Elementary and Horizon Middle schools. The campuses were on a precautionary lockout status.

According to the sheriff's office, deputies were assisting the Colorado Springs Police Department in the arrest of a suspect. According to a police officer at the scene, the suspect was wanted for a string of storage unit thefts.

Some of the items reported stolen were firearms. The advisory was put in place as a precaution as a tactical unit executed the warrant.


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