FBI Agent Shot in Colorado; SWAT Team Surrounds Motel


An FBI agent was shot in Littleton, Colorado tonight while trying to serve an arrest warrant at a motel, and now police, the FBI, and a SWAT team have the motel surrounded.

Streets have been closed off as law enforcement deals with the situation:

Multiple reports say that the unnamed agent was shot in the leg and sustained non-life-threatening injuries. Not much information has been released about the suspect who shot the agent, save for this:

As of this posting, the suspect is still holed up inside the motel, and the authorities are slowly advancing:

Update- 9:41 pm EST: The suspect ended up shooting and killing himself.

You can watch KDVR’s report here, including testimony from a witness:

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