PALISADE, Co. — The Palisade Police Department was notified of a shooting that occurred in the 900 Block of Iowa avenue between 10 and 10:30 pm Friday.
When officers arrived, they found a 20-year-old male that had sustained what appeared to be a gunshot wound in his lower torso. The male was transported by ambulance to the hospital where he is receiving care for a non-life-threatening injury.
The suspect fled the scene before the officers arrived. deputies from Mesa county Sheriff’s Office and officers from the Palisade Police Department are investigating the incident.
If you have any information on this incident, contact Sgt. Jesse Stanford of the Palisade Police Department. His number is 970-464-5601 ext. 6208.