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Deadly shooting in east Colorado Springs under investigation

Rodeway Inn shooting

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (KRDO) — Colorado Springs Police are investigating a fatal shooting Wednesday at the Rodeway Inn at Murray Blvd. and Platte Ave.

Police said they found one woman dead at the scene and a man with an apparent gunshot wound.

The El Paso County Coroner's Office identified the victim as 27-year-old Rebecca Smith. The cause of death has yet to be determined, but the violent crimes unit is investigating it as a homicide.

No word on the condition of the man. Police ask anyone with information to call (719)-444-7000. This is an active investigation and we will update this story when we have more details.

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