2 Dead In Canon City Neighborhood Dispute

CANON CITY, Colo. (AP) – Canon City police say a 32-year-old man is dead after being shot by a neighbor during a dispute. Police said the neighbor later committed suicide.

Canon City Police Capt. Allen Cooper says police responded to a report of a shooting Sunday and found 32-year-old Leo George Pewitt with two gunshot wounds, one to the chest and one to a leg.

Pewitt was taken to Penrose Hospital in Colorado Springs where he later died from his wounds, according to the Pueblo Chieftain.

Police said witnesses told them that 51-year-old Dennis Abraham shot Pewitt with a shotgun before turning the weapon on himself and committing suicide.

(Copyright 2011 by The Associated Press.  All Rights Reserved.)

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  1. jane doe says:

    He had it coming. He was convicted of child abuse, he almost killed that baby. She was flight for lifed to Denver children’s hospital. Ten fold. I understand that nobody should judge another, ir cast stones, but that baby girl abou died.

  2. WANDA CIANCIO says:

    JANE DOE HUH MY SON LOST HIS LIFE IN A SENSELESS ACT OF VIOLENCE AND YOU GET ON HERE AND RUN YOUR LIP AND DON’T EVEN HAVE THE GUT’S TO USE YOUR NAME YOU HIDE BEHIND JANE DOE !!!! FOR YOUR INFO HE LOVED HIS CHILDREN AND THE CHILD YOU REFER TO LOVED HER DADDY

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