One dead in Rifle shooting
Glenwood Springs, CO Colorado
RIFLE, Colorado ” One man is dead and another man in custody after a shooting that occurred Monday night in Rifle.
Emergency personnel received the call of a shooting shortly after 7 p.m. at 721 East Ave., according to Rifle Police Chief Daryl Meisner.
“We arrived on the scene a few minutes later and found a deceased male,” Meisner said. “We took an adult male into custody.”
Meisner could not confirm whether the male taken into custody was a suspect in the shooting or a material witness. But he did say the surrounding neighborhood was not in any danger and the investigation would be ongoing.
According to a neighbor, the home was a rental unit.