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‘Random act of violence’: Homicide investigation in Colorado Springs underway after a 32-year-old woman was killed

Friends of an Ohio woman killed at Rampart Park are searching for answers, after police say her murder was a random act of violence. No arrests have been made.
Published: May. 15, 2022 at 7:55 AM MDT|Updated: May. 20, 2022 at 1:47 PM MDT
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COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (KKTV) - A woman found dead in a city park over the weekend was a homicide victim, police confirmed Wednesday,

Play the video at the top of this page to hear what a friend of the victim has to say.

Police tell 11 News a passerby heard gunshots near Rampart Park just after 10:30 May 14 and called police. Officers responded and found a woman’s body near the baseball field. She had been shot.The park is located next to Rampart High School in the northeast part of the city.

Detectives with the Colorado Springs Police Department Homicide/Assault Unit are now investigating what led up to the shooting and identify any suspects. The victim was identified as 32-year-old Abigail Miller of Dayton, Ohio. Police added this is a “random act of violence.” As of Wednesday evening, a suspect has not been identified.

“There is no known immediate, specific danger to the community,” part of a news release issued by Colorado Springs Police on Wednesday reads.

Anyone with knowledge that can help in the case is urged to call CSPD at 444-7000. Anonymous tips can be submitted through Crime Stoppers by calling 719-634-STOP.

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