Shots fired in Cripple Creek: Suspect rolled vehicle on Shelf Road, arrested

Special to the Courier Cripple Creek Police Department
Posted

At approximately 4:30 a.m. on Oct. 10, the Cripple Creek Police Department received a call reporting that gun shots had been fired in the 200 block of East Masonic Avenue. During the investigation it was determined that the suspect had left the scene in a vehicle and had driven down Shelf Road where the suspect rolled his vehicle.

Derek Pustola, 26, of Colorado Springs was arrested and booked into the Teller County Jail on charges of felony menacing (two counts), illegal discharge of a firearm (one count), prohibited use of weapons (four counts), reckless endangerment (three counts) and criminal mischief (one count).

Bond has been set at $2,000.