COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — Police say the fatal shooting of a 2-year-old boy near Colorado Springs last weekend isn’t being investigated as a homicide but that criminal charges are pending.

The El Paso County Sheriff’s Office says Lohki Bloom was shot Sunday night. It says the boy’s parents flagged down deputies when they arrived at the scene and the mother was holding the boy in her arms.

springs toddler death 6vo frame 0 Childs Shooting Death Not Investigated As Homicide

(credit: CBS)

However, no other details were provided and the incident remained under investigation.

The Sheriff’s Office said the official manner of death will be determined by the El Paso County coroner.

(© Copyright 2018 The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)


Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s