Suspect in custody after deadly stabbing, standoff in Colorado Springs

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — A man was stabbed to death early Sunday morning in a home, the Colorado Springs Police Department said.

Officers were called to a home in 5100 block of Galley Road about 2:45 a.m. The victim was taken to a hospital but later died from his injuries, according to a statement released by police.

Investigators identified a person of interest and tried to contact him at a home in theĀ 3600 block of Sheffield Lane, police stated.

“The officers currently have the house contained and Tactical Enforcement Officers have responded,” police said about 10 a.m.

Several hours later, police said they had the suspect in custody. The violent crimes section is actively investigating the death.

Detectives were conducting interviews and processing the crime scene.

Anyone with information or is a witness is asked to call police at 719-444-7000, or Crime Stoppers at 719-634-7867 or 800-222-8477.