Police Activity Tuesday On S. Garo Related To Yukon Tavern Shooting

By: KKTV
By: KKTV

Police say that a search warrant executed on S. Garo and Gomer off of South Circle in Colorado Springs Tuesday is related to a weekend shooting.

Police have released little information about the search warrant yesterday, but police activity did close S. Garo for some time on Tuesday afternoon.

The shooting at Yukon Tavern took place late Saturday night into Sunday morning; police said they responded to a shots fired call at about 1:44 a.m. at the Yukon Tavern on South Circle in Colorado Springs.

One man, identified as Moriah James Valdez, 33, is dead and two others were injured in the incident. The other two people involved are expected to recover.

Police are still investigating the incident and say they have no one in custody. We will bring you more information as it becomes available.

Read more on the shooting at Yukon Tavern.


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