Suspect arrested for menacing
Last updated 6/9/2021 at 9:51am
On Sunday, June 6, at about 5:37 p.m., an officer with Fountain Police Department attempted to conduct a traffic stop on a white Honda Civic for a minor traffic violation. When the officer turned on his lights to initiate the traffic stop, the suspect fled at a high rate of speed. The officer attempted to get a license plate number, and as he did, the adult male suspect pointed a black handgun out the window.
The officer initiated a pursuit, which went through Fountain, into unincorporated El Paso County and finally into Colorado Springs. During the pursuit, the suspect pointed the gun at...