After their attempts to break into a home were thwarted, police say two men started shooting at the house.
Several bullets made it through the exterior into the living room.
The attempted break-in happened just after 11:30 p.m. on the 2100 block of Chalmers on the southeast side of Colorado Springs. Police say that after shooting at the home, the men ran to a Cadillac parked in the area and took off.
11 News talked with neighbors on Chalmers Road who woke up to the startling sound of gunfire.
"All of a sudden we hear pop, pop, pop and we're like what was that?” Elizabeth Negrette said. She looked out the window, “We saw one guy jump into a Cadillac, make a u-turn and take off the other way."
The first suspect is described as a light-skinned male, possibly Hispanic, in his late teens or early 20s. The second suspect is a black male, believed to be the same age. Both men were wearing dark clothing.
The suspect vehicle is either a brown or gold Cadillac.
If you have any information on this crime, call police at 444-7000 or Crime Stoppers at 634-STOP.
KKTV firmly believes in freedom of speech for all and we are happy to provide this forum for the community to share opinions and facts. We ask that commenters keep it clean, keep it truthful, stay on topic and be responsible. Comments left here do not necessarily represent the viewpoint of KKTV 11 News.
If you believe that any of the comments on our site are inappropriate or offensive, please tell us by clicking “Report Abuse” and answering the questions that follow. We will review any reported comments promptly.powered by Disqus
Viewers with disabilities can get assistance accessing this station's FCC Public Inspection File by contacting the station with the information listed below. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, 888-835-5322 (TTY), or firstname.lastname@example.org.