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Reported Shooting in Longmont, Dispatch Confirms

October 11, 2018

Longmont Police Department takes a person into custody at 19th Avenue and Meadow Drive on Thursday after a report of a possible shooting. An ambulance was seen driving away from the area with its lights and sirens running.

Longmont police are responding to a reported shooting in the area of 21st Avenue and Collyer Street.

Longmont dispatch confirmed there was a shooting in the area, which is near Lanyon Park, Thursday morning. Police were in the area of 19th Avenue and Meadow Drive around 11 a.m.

Dispatch said a suspect in the shooting has been taken into custody.

It’s not clear when the shooting occurred, as the Times-Call first heard the report over the Boulder police scanner when the Boulder County Sheriff’s Office was called to assist Longmont police. Longmont police recently encrypted their main dispatch channel .

Madeline St. Amour: 303-684-5212, mstamour@prairiemountainmedia.com

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