2 shot in Colorado Springs park disturbance

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - Police are looking for two men in connection with a shooting Sunday afternoon at a Colorado Springs park.

According to police, two males were shot at the Roy P. Benavidez Park, located at 975 Afternoon Circle at about 3 p.m.

One of the males was listed in critical condition Sunday night.  The second victim's condition was not known but witnesses said he was shot in the arm, KRDO TV reported.

Police said the shooting stemmed from a disturbance.

Two men are being sought and are considered armed and dangerous, according to police.  They were described only as black and 20-30 years of age.  Police are also looking for a possible suspect vehicle described as a maroon minivan with shiny paint -- possibly a Dodge model  

Anyone with information about the case is asked to call 719-444-7000. Pikes Peak Area Crime Stoppers, at 719-634-STOP (7867) can also be called.  Tipsters do not have to give their name and could earn a cash reward. 

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