Police Searching for Suspect Involved in Overnight Shooting in Fort Collins
A male suspect involved in an overnight shooting in Fort Collins remains at large Saturday morning, as police continue to actively search for him and warn residents to keep an eye out for anything suspicious.
At approximately 2 a.m. on Saturday, August 27, Larimer County Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to a report of a shooting in the area of 400 South Overland Trail. According to deputies, two brothers had gotten into an argument, resulting in one shooting the other, and then fleeing the scene. The victim was transported to an area hospital, and police are continuing to search for the suspect in the area bordered by Overland Trail, Taft Hill Road, Mulberry Street, and Laporte Avenue.
The wanted suspect is described as a 17-year-old Hispanic male, approximately 5’07” and 140 pounds. He was last seen wearing a white t-shirt stained with blood and white shorts. He is believed to be armed. Residents inside the boundary of the search are being asked to lock their doors. If you are in the area and see an individual matching this description, please call 911. Anyone with information regarding this incident or any crime is asked to call Larimer County Sheriff’s Office at 970-416-1985 or Crime Stoppers at 970-221-6868 where you will remain anonymous and possibly be eligible for a cash reward.