Suspect arrested in shooting on Sinton Road

Posted at 8:10 AM, Apr 19, 2024
and last updated 2024-04-25 21:32:15-04

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — The Colorado Springs Police Department received reports of a shooting around 11:48 p.m. on Apr. 19.

The incident happened on the 4200 block of Sinton Road.

When the police arrived they found a man they have identified as 55-year-old Jason Bales, had been shot and had life-threatening injuries.

He was transported to a local hospital but passed away due to his injuries.

On Apr. 23 the Colorado Springs Police Department obtained an arrest warrant for Michael Thomas Darby for charges of Murder in the First Degree.

Thomas Darby was arrested on Apr. 25 and is being held on a one-million-dollar bond.

This is an ongoing investigation, KOAA News5 will provide updates as we receive them.


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