DENVER — Several Colorado law enforcement agencies shared their condolences on Twitter Monday after the shooting death of El Paso County Sheriff’s Deputy Micah Flick.
Authorities said Flick and other officers were investigating a stolen vehicle in Colorado Springs when they approached a suspect, struggled with him and gunfire began.
Three other law enforcement officers and one civilian were injured in the shooting. Authorities confirm the suspect is dead and no other suspects are at large.
Several law enforcement agencies from Colorado sent messages to the El Paso County Sheriff’s Office, offering words of grief and hope.
— DC Sheriff (@dcsheriff) February 6, 2018
— CSP Eagle (@CSP_Eagle) February 6, 2018
— Lakewood Police (@LakewoodPDCO) February 6, 2018
Yet again, we are grieving the tragic loss of a Colorado hero today. The senseless violence is reprehensible. Our deepest sympathies and condolences are with @EPCSheriff and Deputy Flick’s family. #FallenHero https://t.co/7iBU1S4uZx
— Aurora Police Dept (@AuroraPD) February 6, 2018
Our thoughts and prayers are with the @ElPasoCountySheriff'sOffice, the @ColoradoSpringsPolice and the families and friends of the deputy killed and those injured. We should all back the Blue! pic.twitter.com/6DSyWTFzqC
— Arvada Police (@ArvadaPolice) February 6, 2018