Colorado Springs Shooting

An early morning shooting on the east side of Colorado Springs sends one man to the hospital.

Police say the shooting happened at the 1900 block of Saint Vrain.

From there, the victim 40 year old Paul Salinas ran to a 7-11 convenience store at the corner of Union and Platte.

He was rushed to the hospital where he remains in stable condition with a gunshot wound to the head.

After a foot pursuit officers arrested a suspect, 23 year old Gabriel Mitchell.

Mitchell will be booked into the El Paso County Criminal Justice Center on a charge of attempted first degree murder.