Joshua Vigil Killed by Colorado Springs Police Department

Blast Zone No. 28243 - 0 Comments
Set Up On:
Category: Police - City
Old Crime Scene Address:
3165 E Fountain Blvd
Mapping Police Violence:

About 6 p.m., police got a call about a man with a gun. Officers contacted the man, who got into his car, and fled. Officers reportedly did not pursue him. Officers said they found the car crashed. Three officers found Joshua Vigil at the Fountain Garden Apartments, where they shot and killed him. Details as to what precipitated the killing were withheld by police.

Victim's Name: Joshua Vigil

Agency Responsible: Colorado Springs Police Department

Gender: Male

Age: 38

Race: White

Date of Death: July 23, 2019

County: El Paso

Cause of Death: Gunshot

Official Disposition: Pending investigation/No Known Charges

Criminal Charges: No known charges

Mental Illness: No

Armed: Allegedly Armed

Weapon: gun

Threat Level: other

Fleeing: Car

Body Camera: No

Washington Post Database ID: 4890

Geography: Suburban

Login to Comment using a Cop Blaster Account.


Register if you don't have a Cop Blaster account.