Death Investigation - 1700 block of Mt Washington Avenue

On November 2, 2018, at approximately 8:34 AM, officers with the Colorado Springs Police Department responded to the 1700 block of Mt Washington Avenue on a reported dead body. Upon arrival, officers located an adult male in the area of the creek with no signs of life. The Colorado Springs Fire Department confirmed the on-scene death.

The Colorado Springs Police Department’s Violent Crimes Section responded to the scene and assumed responsibility for this investigation. This death is being investigated as a homicide and continues to be an active investigation. Follow Twitter for updates, as appropriate.

Anyone with information or is a witness to this investigation is asked to call the Colorado Springs Police Department at (719) 444-7000; or if you wish to remain anonymous, you may call Crime Stoppers Tip Line at (719) 634-STOP (7867) or 1-800-222-8477.