Man found dead in street near Colorado Springs elementary school

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COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — Police in Colorado Springs are urging the public to be vigilant and report anything suspicious after a man was found dead in a city street.

Officers responded to a call in the 2200 block of Farnsworth Drive just before 5:30 a.m. Saturday, not far from Bricker Elementary School.

Police found an adult man in the street suffering from an apparent gunshot wound. The man was taken to a hospital where he later died. His identity has not been released.

A person of interest has been arrested though no details regarding his identity or the motive for the shooting have been released.

Anyone with information is asked to call police.

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