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3 armed suspects at-large after attempted home invasion in El Paso County

EL PASO COUNTY, Colo. — Three suspects are at-large after an attempted home invasion and shooting in the Security-Widefield area on Sunday, the El Paso County Sheriff’s Office said.

Deputies responded to the 4800 block of San Amels Way just after 8:30 p.m., and said the suspects should be considered armed and dangerous.

The sheriff’s office said the homeowner was shot after two suspects rang the doorbell and refused to let them inside.

The homeowner was taken to a hospital in unknown condition. Two adults and two children were in the home at the time of the shooting.

Residents were advised to stay in their homes and report any suspicious activity to law enforcement.

No description of the suspects was released.