Crime Roundup – Dec. 23

Published: December 23, 2013, 10:41 pm, by Lisa Walton

Today’s  crime recap:

A 14-year-old girl mistaken for a burglar was fatally shot by her stepfather Monday at their home in northeast Colorado Springs, police said. (Read more here.)

A 28-year-old man was in critical condition Monday after he was shot Sunday night while fleeing a business he had allegedly robbed.  (Read more here.)

Over the weekend:

Saturday – Dec. 21:
Police identified two people suspected of kidnapping two people on Friday. (Read more here.)

Sunday  - Dec. 22:
A driver who allegedly struck a police car with an officer inside remained at large Sunday, Colorado Springs police said. (Read more here.)

In case you missed it:

Monday – Dec. 16:

A Widefield High School teacher accused of sexually assaulting male students was officially charged Monday. (Read more here.)

A former Liberty High School assistant football coach  was  arrested Monday on allegations of having an inappropriate relationship with a student.  (Read more here.)

Tuesday –  Dec. 17:
Police said one man was shot in the leg around 8 p.m. Tuesday near an alley on East Bijou Street. (Read more here.)

Wednesday – Dec. 18:

Two people were arrested in a stabbing in southeast Colorado Springs that sent one man to the hospital Tuesday afternoon.  (Read more here.)

Police said a woman purposely hit her boyfriend with her car after a domestic dispute Wednesday. (Read more here.)

Police are looking for a homeless man that robbed a man at gunpoint then got away on a purple bike. (Read more here.) 

A 26-year-old woman was arrested Wednesday after firing a gun during an argument with a family member while her 11-month-old child was home. (Read more here.)

Thursday- Dec. 19:

Two unidentified men got away Wednesday after police say they robbed a Ramada Inn at gunpoint in eastern Colorado Springs. (Read more here.)

Three men suspected of burglarizing a medical marijuana dispensary were arrested Thursday after police received two tips from witnesses.  (Read more here.)

Colorado Springs police arrested a man early Thursday morning after he barricaded himself in an apartment in southeast Colorado Springs. (Read more here.)

Friday – Dec. 20:
A 22-year-old Colorado Springs man suspected of fatally shooting two people in August turned himself into authorities in El Paso, Texas on Friday.  (Read more here.)

A man on trial for allegedly strangling an 87-year-old woman and setting her body on fire was delayed after a judge granted a defense request for another competency review.  (Read more here.)