Local Updates from ABC News Radio for Colorado Springs.


Man Attacked by Woman at Dorchester Park

(COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo.) -- Police are searching for a woman who attacked a man at Dorchester Park early Wednesday morning.

Police said a woman approached a man around 1:30 a.m. on the 1100 block of South Nevada Avenue and engaged him in a brief conversation before whipping out a weapon and attacking the man. The attacker then fled the scene on foot.

The injured victim was taken to an area hospital in unknown condition.

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Man Found Dead in Springs Apartment

(COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo.) -- Police are investigating the death of a man whose body was found in a Colorado Springs apartment on Monday night.

Police said around 10 p.m. they responded to the Bentley Commons Apartments on the 2700 block of Bentley Point, and in one of the apartments they found a 56-year-old man dead.

Investigators believe the unidentified man's death was accidental.

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Man Accused of Murdering Father in Arkansas Held in Colorado

(MONROE COUNTY, Ark.) -- A man accused of murdering his father and robbing his grandmother in Arkansas, was held in Colorado over the weekend.

Dustin Heath Burrow, who faces charges of capital murder and aggravated robbery in Brinkley, Ark., was arrested on Saturday in Fort Collins, Colo., according to Arkansas State Police.

The charges stem from the fatal shooting of the 29-year-old suspect's father, Carl Lynn Burrow, 62. Investigators said Carl Burrow was found dead in a barn on his property on last Thursday. Police also allege Dustin Burrow robbed his grandmother at gunpoint.

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Driver Cited as Crash Kills One

(COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo.) -- One person is dead following a vehicular crash in Colorado Springs on Thursday afternoon.

Police said a 1993 Honda Accord was eastbound on Garden of the Gods Rd., when it struck a curb and went across three lanes of traffic and over a median at Nevada Ave.

"When the Honda crossed the median it was struck on the right side by (a) silver Chrysler Pacifica that was driving west bound," Colorado Springs Police said in a statement.

A passenger in the Accord was killed in the crash, while the driver of the same vehicle was cited for careless driving resulting in death.

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Springs Police Investigate Early-Morning Restaurant Robbery

(COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo.) -- Police are investigating after a restaurant in Colorado Springs was robbed early Thursday morning.

The robbery happened around 12:20 a.m. at the business, located on the 1000 block of South 21st Street. Police said two masked men confronted an employee at the back of the eatery, then forced the employee into the business, and robbed the restaurant of an undisclosed amount of money. The robbers fled the scene on foot.

There were no reports of injury.

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