December 31, 2017

The American Military News | Dec 31, 2017 | BREAKING: Multiple police deputies down in active shooter situation in Colorado |

This is breaking news situation and we will provide updates as more details become available.

The Colorado Douglas County Sheriff’s office released that “multiple deputies” were down Sunday morning after police responded to an active shooter situation in Littleton, Colorado.

The police were responding to a call at the Copper Canyon apartment complex.

A look at the scene in Douglas County: Multiple deputies are down, acc. to sheriff’s office, after shooting near Denver this morning. - @HansP10
No information about the shooter or the injured has been released at this time.
Due to the size and cope of this investigation an emergency shelter has been set up @ East Ridge Rec Center, located at 9568 University Blvd. in Highlands Ranch. If anyone has been displaced from their homes due to this event please feel free to head there.
UPDATE 0513 this morning deputies responded to he Copper Canyon Apartments for a Domestic Disturbance. During the Investigation, shots were fired and multiple deputies were injured. No status on the deputies and no status on civilian injuries. Please avoid this area.

This comes at a time when the prank “swatting” has become more frequent where people place fake 911 calls in to police departments to either prank the police or set them up.
Due to this incident, the following agencies are on accident alert. Douglas County, Parker Police Department, Lone Tree Police Department, Castle Rock Police Department and Colorado State Patrol.
UPDATE, we have multiple deputies down, no update on their status. The scene remains active and please avoid the area.

A Code Red was sent out regarding this incident. Any citizens in the affected area are instructed to shelter in place, avoid windows and stay away from exterior walls.