Report: Suspect dead after officer-involved shooting near Dinosaur |

Report: Suspect dead after officer-involved shooting near Dinosaur

Sky-Hi News Staff

One suspect is dead and another in custody after an incident Monday afternoon near Dinosaur on US Highway 40, according to a statement released by the 14th Judicial District Attorney’s Office.

The incident was reported by the Craig Daily Press as an officer-involved shooting in which a Moffat County Sheriff’s deputy and a Colorado Parks and Wildlife officer took part. The Critical Incident Team for the 14th Judicial District is investigating the incident, according to the statement.

Neither officer was injured, and no additional suspects are thought to be involved, according to the statement.

Grand County is part of the 14th Judicial District. Dinosaur is about 209 miles west of Granby via US 40.

Details of the shooting have not been released, and the Craig Daily Press is reporting that all information related to the incident has been sealed pending the outcome of the investigation.

US 40 west of Dinosaur was closed for several hours while the Critical Incident Team investigated, the newspaper reported.

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