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Suspect kills 2 women in El Paso County, then commits suicide after chase

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Chast from El Paso County ends in Lincoln County, Colo.

Chast from El Paso County ends in Lincoln County, Colo.

EL PASO COUNTY, Colo. — Two women were shot and killed in the town of Peyton east of Colorado Springs Monday.

Sheriff’s Office investigators say they received a call about a shooting at 4:15 p.m. on Oasis Ave.

They say a man fled the scene in a vehicle and led deputies on a chase that went into Lincoln County. It ended on Colo. Highway 71 just north of Hwy. 94. That’s about 25 miles south of Limon.

A spokesperson says the suspect crashed and then shot and killed himself.

No other information about the circumstances of the murders was released.

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