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Manhunt Launched in Colorado After Fatal Shooting Incident
Gunshots disrupted the tranquility of Custer County, Colorado, at around 1 p.m. on Monday, leading to a swift and intensive police response. The resulting manhunt, which is ongoing into the late hours, was triggered by a fatal shooting incident that claimed the lives of three individuals, while another victim is currently fighting for their life in a trauma center.
The Tragic Incident
The incident unfolded along the border of a wooded area on Rocky Ridge Road. The violence, believed to have stemmed from a property dispute, resulted in the tragic demise of two men and one woman. Another victim remains in critical condition, their identity yet to be disclosed at this time.
The Suspect and Law Enforcement Response
The suspect, identified as Hanme K. Clark, was last seen driving a white Ram 1500 pickup truck with the Colorado license plate BHLK27. Upon receiving the initial report of gunshots, local law enforcement swiftly mobilized, with the assistance of a SWAT team, to the scene. Custer County Sheriff Rich Smith promptly issued a shelter-in-place order, highlighting the gravity of the situation and the potential danger posed by the at-large suspect.
The Current Status
The shelter-in-place order was lifted at approximately 8 p.m. on Monday, but the search for Clark continues relentlessly. This tragic incident, occurring amidst a series of mass shootings across the country, serves as a stark reminder of the persistent threat and societal impact of gun violence. As the manhunt persists, the residents of Custer County and the wider Colorado community anxiously await a resolution, their hearts and thoughts with the victims of this senseless tragedy.