Multiple sheriff's deputies injured in shooting at Colorado apartment block

Multiple sheriff's deputies injured in shooting at Colorado apartment block

"We have multiple officers down", Deputy Jason Blanchard told the Denver Post. Deputy should be ok and suspect in custody.

A sheriff's deputy was killed and six other people, including four deputies, were wounded Sunday in what police called a "domestic disturbance" in a residential suburb near Denver, Colorado. But some reports suggest that five deputies and two civilians were shot by the suspect, one deputy confirmed deceased.

The suspect, who Spurlock believed was in the apartment with at least one other person, fired more than 100 rounds before he was shot by police. "Please avoid this area". Another nearby hospital said it received four patients but wouldn't release their conditions.

Residents in the vicinity were advised to stay inside and avoid exterior walls and windows.

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Earlier, the sheriff's office said via its Twitter account that a major highway south of the city was shut down Sunday.

The office tweeted that at 5.13am local time deputies responded to the Copper Canyon Apartments for a domestic disturbance. No status on the deputies and no status on civilian injuries.

Due to this incident, the following agencies are on accident alert: Douglas County, Parker Police Department, Lone Tree Police Department, Castle Rock Police Department and Colorado State Patrol.

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