Follow below for AlBoeNEWS’s live coverage of reports of shots fired and a shelter in place at an apartment complex in Colorado Springs.
7:14 p.m. ET: The man has reportedly been found dead inside with an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound to the head. He has not been identified. (source)
6:35 p.m. ET: Police say that they are using tactical interventions in the ongoing situation. No shots are being fired.
4:51 p.m. ET: SWAT is continuing to work the scene and have confined the suspect to a small area. No injuries have been reported, but one person is continuing to fire their weapon, per KKTV.
4:15 p.m. ET: Police say that shots continue to be fired in the area, per KKTV.
4:07 p.m. ET: Police are reportedly referring to the incident as a “tactical situation,” but it is unclear if any members of the public are actively in danger. (source)
4:02 p.m. ET: A nearby elementary school has been placed on lockdown due to the reports. (source)
3:50 p.m. ET: Police have advised residents at the Villages at Springs Ranch to shelter in place with reports of shots fired. (source)
4300 Block of Golden Glow Vw; Villages at Springs Ranch
This is the Colorado Springs Police Department with an important message. There is police activity in the area of the Villages at Springs Ranch complex. Residents are being asked to shelter in place.
— Springs Police (@CSPDPIO) August 7, 2018