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Kids pepper sprayed by man

Published On: May 05 2013 05:26:30 PM CDT
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. -

Colorado Springs Police officers are looking for a man who may have sprayed four 13-year-old boys with pepper spray.

Investigators say the teens were playing in the playground at the Enfield Apartments, 3009 Illinois Av. Another 8 year-old boy was also playing in the playground. The 8 year-old and one of the 13 year-olds got into a verbal argument and the 13 year-old may have assaulted the 8 year-old. The boys then left. A few minutes later, a gold colored vehicle pulled up to the teens in the area of 2nd St and Virginia Av. The female passenger yelled obscenities at them and then the male driver got out of the vehicle, chastised the boys for assaulting his son, and sprayed the boys with a chemical irritant, possibly pepper spray.

The driver was described as a Hispanic Male, 40’s, 5-8 to 6-0 tall, very heavy build, with a shaved head. The female was describes as a White or Hispanic Female, unknown height, thick build, wearing purple or blue scrubs. The vehicle was described as a gold colored Toyota or Honda.

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