A FLASH FLOOD WATCH remains in effect for all of southern Colorado throughout our evening and overnight on Tuesday. Storms will continue to be an issue, capable of producing heavy rain with very slow movement. Storms look to mainly favor north and east of areas like Colorado Springs and the Waldo Canyon area, but storms cannot be ruled out still in this area. The 11 Breaking Weather team will be monitoring conditions closely. This Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through 6pm Wednesday, where another day of thunderstorms is possible. Head to the KKTV 11 Weather Tab for more information on the forecast for Wednesday and beyond.
A routine traffic stop turned into an hour and a half standoff at a Colorado Springs intersection early Wednesday morning.
Around 1:30 a.m., officers pulled over a vehicle at Airport and Academy seen committing several traffic violations. But when police approached the driver, he reportedly slipped officers a note stating he wasn't coming out.
Officers set up containment around the car, then ordered everyone inside to come out. Two of the occupants complied and got out of the vehicle, but police say the driver repeatedly refused.
After 80 minutes of negotiations by phone and loud speaker, the driver got out of the car and was immediately arrested for an existing felony warrant, as well as several charges related to the standoff.
Police identify the driver as 45-year-old Adrian Hill. Passenger Patricia Labarge, 27, was reportedly arrested for an unrelated warrant.
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