Police seek motive in shooting at Colorado birthday party

Co Springs Shooting

PHOTO: Multiple people were killed at a Colorado Springs birthday party. The suspected shooter is also dead, Photo Date: May 10, 2021

DENVER (AP) — Colorado authorities are investigating why a gunman opened fire at a weekend birthday party, killing his girlfriend and five other adults inside a house trailer before killing himself.

Police say the shooting happened just after midnight on Sunday in Colorado Springs. The Colorado Spings Gazette reported that oficers arrived at a home trailer to find six people dead and a man with serious injuries who died later at a hospital.

Police say the suspected shooter was the boyfriend of a female victim at the party attended by friends, family and children. He walked inside and opened fire before shooting himself. No children were hurt.

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