Suspect in custody after 1 killed in double stabbing in western Colorado Springs neighborhood

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (KKTV) – A suspect is in custody after a person was killed in a double stabbing in a western Colorado Springs neighborhood.

At approximately 7:20 p.m. Thursday, the Colorado Springs Police Department responded to the 1200 block of Dancing Horse Drive near Woodman west of I-25 to a report of a stabbing.

Officers found two adults in need of immediate medical attention for life-threatening injuries. Both victims were taken to hospital, where an adult woman died. An adult male is in stable condition.

Officers arrested a 31-year-old man who was charged with murder for the woman and aggravated assault for the man. The suspect was taken to the El Paso County Jail after being treated for self-inflicted injuries. According to the police, it is a member of the family of the deceased.

This is still an active investigation and anyone with information or who witnesses this investigation is asked to call the Colorado Springs Police Department at (719) 444-7000; or if you wish to remain anonymous, you can call the Crime Stoppers Information Line at (719) 634-STOP (7867) or 1-800-222-8477.

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