Vehicle associated Black Forest shootings located

Staff report

The vehicle associated with the suspect in three recent Black Forest shootings has been located thanks to a tip from a citizen. Kenneth Foy Lankford, 46, remains in custody.

On Nov. 13, 2013 at approximately 11:51 a.m., the El Paso County Sheriff's Office was notified by the Colorado Springs Police Department (CSPD) that the vehicle associated with this case (2002 Honda Odyssey bearing Colorado license plate 048-GJB) had been located in southeast Colorado Springs.

According to a release, the vehicle location was phoned into the CSPD by a citizen who saw it parked. The vehicle was impounded by the Sheriff's Office as part of the ongoing investigation.

"The Sheriff's Office would like to thank the citizens for their assistance throughout the course of this investigation," says Lieutenant Jeff Kramer of the Sheriff's office, in the release.

On Nov. 10, 2013, the El Paso County Sheriff's Office arrested Kenneth Foy Lankford, 46, the suspect involved in three shootings in the Black Forest area, after an extensive investigation and tremendous effort by law enforcement personnel.


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