Second Victim Dies in Easter Day Double Shooting

By: Rosie Barresi Email
By: Rosie Barresi Email
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Authorities tell 11 News a second victim in an Easter day double shooting in Colorado Springs has died. Paula Ordaz, 36, died Monday. Fidencio Ordaz Gonzalez, 38, died at the scene of the shooting.

Police are calling the shooting a possible murder-suicide, but won't say who was the shooter.

"Shots fired," said Sgt. Steve Noblitt of the Colorado Springs Police Department. That's what police say brought them out to the 3200 block of Greenwood Circle, near Airport Road and S. Circle Drive.

The Bomb Squad, SWAT and K9 Unit were all dispatched to surround the home where gun fire was coming from.

There was a third person inside the home, an adult woman, she's the one who called 911 when she heard gun shots coming from inside the home. She told police she thought her father owned a gun.

Police are still investigating, but are not looking for anyone else. "We believe this to be contained in this home," said Sgt. Noblitt.

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