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UPDATE - LCSO Officer-Involved Shooting (June 30, 2017)

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Department: Sheriff
Release Date: Jul 2, 2017

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David Moore
Public Information Officer
Larimer County Sheriff's Office

The 8th Judicial District Critical Incident Response Team investigators would like to take this opportunity to correct preliminary information released about the officer-involved shooting involving the Larimer County Sheriff’s Office on June 30, 2017.  

In our efforts to quickly make the public aware of a critical incident involving law enforcement, the initial press release was published with preliminary information.  That press release stated the incident began when deputies initiated a vehicle pursuit of a stolen vehicle.  The investigation thus far has shown that information was not correct.  Investigators now know deputies did respond to the area of Highway 392 and County Road 9 after receiving reports of a motor vehicle accident and the suspect vehicle was confirmed stolen.  Deputies pursued the suspect on foot in a field during which one deputy fired a weapon striking the suspect. 

The investigation is ongoing and no further information will be released at this time.  All information released about this incident is available at

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