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Fifth juvenile arrested in Colorado Springs-area crime spree


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The fifth and final juvenile wanted in a string of car thefts, burglaries and a kidnapping across Colorado Springs and El Paso County is now in custody.

Authorities arrested the teen in the Stetson Hills area Thursday afternoon, sheriff’s spokeswoman Jacqueline Kirby said. The teen faces multiple charges of motor vehicle theft and burglary, which occurred after he allegedly crashed a vehicle in the Peyton area Wednesday, Kirby said.

Following the crash, the teen is suspected of burglarizing several homes and stole his parents’ vehicle in an attempt to evade authorities, Kirby said.

Four alleged accomplices – two males and two females – believed to be connected to earlier burglaries and car thefts were arrested Wednesday. The males also are accused in a county shooting Monday night and face attempted murder charges, Kirby said. Details were not released.

The names of

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Four juveniles arrested in Colorado Springs crime spree involving shooting, kidnapping and car thefts

A white Mercedes was located by El Paso County Sheriff's Office and Colorado Springs Police Department Tuesday afternoon.
A white Mercedes was located by El Paso County Sheriff’s Office and Colorado Springs Police Department Tuesday afternoon.

Deputies have arrested four juveniles, two males and two females, in connection with a crime spree that included attempted murder, kidnapping, car thefts and burglaries.

The four, whose names weren’t released because of their ages, were arrested Wednesday, and a fifth juvenile is still being sought. El Paso County Sheriff’s Office spokeswoman Jacqueline Kirby said the male juvenile was last seen in Peyton and is armed and “very dangerous.”

One stolen vehicle, a burgundy Ford Explorer, was found with two of the suspects around 3 p.m. Another car, a white Mercedes, was found Tuesday afternoon.

Kirby declined to say where and when the other two suspects were captured except

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Man goes on gas station crime spree through Colorado Springs

A predatory bird that normally makes its home in the high Arctic has been spotted in Colorado. A rare snowy owl, which was first spotted December 21, was getting a lot of attention yesterday near Standley Lake, in Westminster. 

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Man indicted in connection to crime spree in Colorado Springs

The following schools are delayed Tuesday, November 7, 2017 due to weather: Lewis-Palmer Dist. 38: 2 hour delay Family of Christ: Full Day Childcare open at 6 a.m., part day classes on a 2 hour delay

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Man indicted in connection to crime spree in Colorado Springs …

Predictions also show Denver, Boulder, Pueblo and the central mountain resorts will grow at slower rates, while Colorado Springs will overtake a built-out Denver as the state’s largest city.

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Colorado Springs man arrested in bank-robbing crime spree

The string of robberies in which a man presented notes demanding money began Sept. 7 with the US Bank at 3525 Hartsel Drive, police said. All but one of the banks are in Colorado Springs.

Brown allegedly attempted to rob the US Bank inside the King Soopers at 815 Cheyenne Meadows Road, returning to rob it the next day.

He allegedly cased TCF Bank at 7239 N. Academy Blvd. on Sept. 25, the same day he allegedly attempted to rob two other banks on the same road.

The following is a list of the banks involved in the crime spree:

– Sept. 7: US Bank, 3525 Hartsel Drive

– Sept. 14: Academy Bank, 1 S. Tejon St.

– Sept. 17: US Bank, inside King Soopers, 9225 N. Union Blvd.

– Sept. 22: US Bank, inside King Soopers, 815 Cheyenne Meadows Road (attempted)

– Sept. 22: Academy Bank, inside Walmart, 3201 E. Platte Ave. (attempted)

– Sept. 23: TCF Bank,

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2 teens suspected in Colorado Springs crime spree arrested

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – Two teenagers who were sought as part of a larger investigation into a crime spree involving robberies, stolen vehicles, burglaries and attempted murder, were arrested earlier this week in Colorado Springs.

One suspect was identified as Marcus Antwan Elliott, 18. The second suspect, who is 16, was not identified by police because he is a minor, according to our ABC-affiliate station in Colorado Springs, KRDO-TV.

The teens were arrested Monday afternoon thanks to the a team effort by patrol officers, detectives, tactical enforcement and metro vice narcotics units.

KRDO-TV reported the suspects typically used stolen vehicles to commit crimes in El Paso County, Monument and Denver, including an attempted murder from a road-rage case in Colorado Springs.

Police told the TV station the crime spree started after both escaped from custody, adding active arrest warrants to the list of their alleged crimes.

Very little is known about the case,

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Colorado Springs teens arrested after alleged crime spree

Several police units tracked down and arrested two teenage suspects who allegedly went on an armed two-week crime spree from Colorado Springs to Denver in which they stole cars and used them to commit robberies, auto thefts, burglaries and an attempted murder.

Marcus Antwan Elliott, 18, and an unnamed 16-year-old suspect were arrested Monday afternoon, according to a Colorado Springs police report.

The crime spree began after the teens escaped from custody. Both had active arrest warrants for escape.

The arrest was coordinated and carried out by officers and detectives from several Colorado Springs units including patrol, robbery, tactical enforcement and vice and narcotics.

The crime spree began on June 28 and touched numerous victims. During the spree, the suspects would allegedly follow a pattern of stealing a car and then use it to commit additional crimes in Colorado Springs, Monument, El Paso County and Denver, the report says.

The teens allegedly committed personal robberies,

Read more at: http://www.denverpost.com/2017/07/11/colorado-springs-teens-armed-crime-spree/