Sep 27, 2009 10:59 AM
Colorado Springs police are investigating a possible murder of a 35 year old woman who died of injuries from a gunshot.
Officer responded to Memorial Hospital Central at about 1:30 Sunday morning for a report of a shooting victim who had been brought to the emergency room in a private vehicle. The woman, whose name has been released , died at the hospital.
Patrol officers and detectives were able to locate where the shooting happened about 4 hours later. Police believe the crime happened in the parking lot at the Shannon Glen Apartments at 220 N. Murray in southeast Colorado Springs.
Police are looking for a newer model red or orange Jeep Cherokee, driven by a white man, 30-35 years old, bald with a short beard and a moustache, wearing a hoodie. The passenger in the vehicle, who is believed to be the shooter, is described as a white man, 30-35 years old, also bald with a short beard and moustache, wearinga plaid red and black colored hoodie.
Police are encouraging anyone who may have any information about the shooting or the suspects to call the CSPD at 719-444-7000 or Pikes Peak Area Crimestoppers at 719-634-STOP (7867).
The El Paso County coroner will conduct an autopsy to determine the cause of death.