Man Shot In The Throat

By: 11 News Email
By: 11 News Email

A Colorado Springs man is shot in the throat during a drive-by shooting early Sunday morning.

The victim and three other witnesses told police they were walking west bound through the parking lot of Southside Johnny's nightclub in Colorado Springs, when a man riding in the passenger seat of a white Chevy Caprice, fired 3 or 4 shots.

The victim was struck once in the throat, and taken to Penrose Hospital by one of the witnesses.

Police say his throat injuries were not considered life threatening.

Authorities say they are still searching for the shooter.


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