(Reuters) -A person fatally shot six different individuals together with his girlfriend after which himself at a birthday celebration in Colorado Springs, Colorado, early on Sunday, sparing the kids who have been current contained in the trailer at a cellular house park, officers stated.
“The suspect, a boyfriend of one of many feminine victims, drove to the residence, walked inside and started capturing individuals on the social gathering earlier than taking his personal life,” stated a press release launched by the Colorado Springs Police Division.
A motive has but to be decided.
“Because the chief of police, as a husband, as a father, as a grandfather, as a member of this neighborhood, my coronary heart breaks for the households who’ve misplaced somebody they love and for the kids who’ve misplaced their dad and mom,” Police Chief Vince Niski stated within the assertion.
“My vow to this neighborhood and to the households who’ve misplaced somebody as we speak, is that this division will do all the things we will to seek out you the solutions you deserve and be right here for you with an unwavering assist,” Niski stated.
Police stated they withheld releasing particulars of the capturing for a number of hours “with a view to correctly and respectfully notify members of the family of the deceased and guarantee assist was in place.”
The names of the victims will likely be launched later, the assertion stated.
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