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1 arrested after report of gunfire in Security-Widefield

Published On: Dec 03 2012 04:12:37 PM CST   Updated On: Dec 03 2012 11:40:14 PM CST
SECURITY-WIDEFIELD, Colo. -

The El Paso County Sheriff's Office tells KRDO NewsChannel 13 that one person has been placed under arrest on Monday afternoon after reports of gunfire in a Security-Widefield neighborhood.

Deputies responded to the 100 block of Fordham Street around 1 p.m. Monday on a report of someone firing a gun.  When deputies arrived, they also heard gunfire coming from a home, according to the El Paso County Sheriff's Office. 

Deputies detained eight people in the neighborhood for questioning.  After follow-up investigation, one person was arrested and a firearm was collected.  There are no reports of injuries.  The suspect's name has not been released.

The Sheriff's Office says there is no further danger to the public.

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