Rangely police kill stolen vehicle suspect

Posted at 12:32 PM, Dec 11, 2018
and last updated 2018-12-11 14:32:42-05

RANGELY, Colo. (AP) — Police in western Colorado shot and killed a suspect in a stolen vehicle incident in Rio Blanco County.

Police said in a news release that no officers were hurt in the incident, which occurred Monday evening in the small town of Rangely while police were trying to apprehend suspects.

The name of the person killed wasn't immediately released, and no other details about the incident were provided.

Police say the Colorado Bureau of Investigation is leading the investigation.