LEADVILLE, Colo. (CBS4) – A suspect is in custody in Lake County after being shot dead. It is not clear whether the authorities are investigating this as murder.
The shooting was reported on the mountain at around 1:20 p.m. on Tuesday. Massive townhouses in Leadville. The complex is located on Mt. Massive Drive and 10th Street Extension. Leadville Police, the Lake County Sheriff’s Office, and other first responders were deployed on site.
Investigators searched the residential units and found the victim of the shooting. The victim was taken to St. Vincent Hospital, where they later died. The suspect surrendered at the scene and was taken to prison. CBI is working with local law enforcement agencies to investigate.
No charges have been brought against the suspect to date.