Colorado Sheriff’s Deputy Fatally Shot, Three Other Officers Wounded

Kaitlin Durbin

COLORADO SPRINGS — An El Paso County sheriff’s deputy was shot to death, and two more deputies and a Colorado Springs police officer were wounded during a stolen car investigation Monday afternoon, Police Chief Pete Carey said Monday night.

Killed was Deputy Micah Flick, 34, who is survived by his wife and 7-year-old twins, Sheriff Bill Elder announced.

Flick was slain on the 11th anniversary of his employment at the Sheriff’s Office.

The suspected shooter was killed, Carey said. His identity was not released. No other suspects are being sought.

A civilian also was injured and hospitalized, Carey said.

“Deputy Flick was an outstanding member of my agency, and he will be missed,” said Elder, c…

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