One dead, another injured in early morning shooting in Colorado Springs

CSPD investigators say shooting happened in the area of an "after hours club" at around 3 a.m. Saturday near Tia Juana St. and Gunnison St.
Jonathan Duque
One dead, another injured in early morning shooting in Colorado Springs
Posted at 5:44 AM, Sep 02, 2023

COLORADO SPRINGS — Colorado Springs Police Violent Crime investigators are working to learn more about who is responsible for a shooting that left one person dead and another injured in the early hours Saturday morning.

CSPD leaders say officers got the call at around 3 a.m. for a shooting near the corner of Tia Juana St. and Gunnison St., it's in an area near Platte and Circle.

Investigators tell News5 there's an after hours club in the area and some kind of a fight spilled out into the street which led to the shooting.

CSPD says one man who was shot died near the scene. The El Paso County Coroner's Office has identified him has 29-year-old Jonathan Duque of Denver.

Another person showed up at the hospital with a gunshot wound following the shooting. According to police, he is expected to survive his injuries.

No arrests have been made at this time. This is the 21st homicide in Colorado Springs this year. At this time last year, there were 32.

This is still an active investigation. If you have any information regarding this incident, you are asked to call the Colorado Springs Police Department at (719) 444-7000. If you wish to remain anonymous, you can call the Crime Stoppers Tip Line at (719)634-7867.

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