Fort Carson responds to a Colorado Springs neighborhood on Monday

Fort Carson/CSPD/CSFD activity in a Colorado Springs neighborhood 11/28/22.
Fort Carson/CSPD/CSFD activity in a Colorado Springs neighborhood 11/28/22.(KKTV)
Published: Nov. 28, 2022 at 5:04 PM MST|Updated: Nov. 29, 2022 at 5:40 AM MST
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COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (KKTV) - Concerned neighbors reached out to KKTV 11 News on Monday as first responders blocked off a roadway in a neighborhood on the southeast side of the city.

It isn’t clear when the activity started along Mazatlan Circle near East Fountain Boulevard and Chelton Road, but a sergeant with the Colorado Springs Police Department explained the activity was tied to concerns over old munitions. Fort Carson, the Colorado Springs Fire Department, and Colorado Springs Police were at the scene for several hours. The CSPD sergeant explained the munitions were likely inactive.

The situation was tied to an eviction. The former resident was not at the residence at the time.

The activity was wrapping up at about 4 p.m.

This article likely won’t be updated. The purpose of this article is to provide an update on the law enforcement and military activity in a Colorado Springs neighborhood.