On July 13, 2018, at approximately 6:03 PM, officers with the Colorado Springs Police Department responded to the 3400 block of Galleria Terrace on a reported shooting. Upon arrival, officers located an adult female inside the residence with traumatic injuries and no signs of life. The Colorado Springs Fire Department entered the residence and confirmed the on-scene death.
The Colorado Springs Police Department has identified 46 year old Mark Christopher Peters as a person of interest. Peters is currently wanted on outstanding felony warrants, not a result of this investigation. Peters may be on a silver 2003 Harley Davidson motorcycle, Colorado license plate GHO-847. Peters should be considered armed and dangerous. The preliminary investigation suggests this is not a random shooting. Photo posted on Twitter, Facebook, and Nextdoor.
The Colorado Springs Police Department’s Violent Crimes Section responded to the scene and assumed responsibility for this investigation. This continues to be an active investigation, follow Twitter for updates as appropriate.
Anyone with information or is a witness to this investigation is asked to call the Colorado Springs Police Department at (719) 444-7000; or if you wish to remain anonymous, you may call Crime Stoppers Tip Line at (719) 634-STOP (7867) or 1-800-222-8477.