Man injured, taken to hospital following shooting in Colorado Springs

Published: Aug. 31, 2019 at 6:28 AM MDT
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A late-night shooting sent one man to the hospital in Colorado Springs.

Police said the report came in around 9:13 p.m. near South Foote Avenue and East Las Animas Street. The caller told officers that the victim had already been taken to a local hospital in another vehicle.

During their investigation, police were able to confirm that man was being treated for gunshot wounds at a hospital nearby. It's not clear how serious the victim's injuries are.

Detectives from the Violent Crimes Homicide/Assault Unit were called out and took over the investigation.

If you have any information about the shooting that could help police, you can contact the Colorado Springs Police Department at 719-444-7412.