Suspect sought following a shelter-in-place alert for a Fountain neighborhood on Tuesday

Andrew Bicknell
Andrew Bicknell(Fountain PD)
Published: Sep. 13, 2022 at 2:46 PM MDT|Updated: Sep. 13, 2022 at 8:18 PM MDT
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FOUNTAIN, Colo. (KKTV) - A man is wanted by Fountain Police following a shelter-in-place alert on Tuesday.

The following message was sent by Fountain Police just before 2:45 p.m.:

“Please avoid the area of Fountain Mesa/Autumn Place due to police activity in the area. A shelter-in-place was sent out to residents in the area. Please stay inside your home.*No further information will be released at this time*”

Police tell 11 News they received a call at about 1:48 p.m. for a disturbance involving a firearm. When officers arrived to the area at about 1:52 p.m., the suspect barricaded himself in the home and the Rapid Response Team was called to the scene.

At about 8:15 p.m., officials announced the suspect was not located. A photo of the suspect, 43-year-old Andrew Bicknell, is at the top of this article. He’s wanted for felony menacing.

Call Fountain Police with information on Bicknell’s location.

The neighborhood is north of Metcalfe Park. Click here for a map and more information.