The Commerce City Police Department is seeking public help in finding a suspect and vehicle involved in the shooting of a Commerce City police officer this morning. The officer was treated for non-life threatening injuries and released from the hospital. The name of the officer is not being released given the suspect is still at large and an active investigation is underway.
The suspect’s vehicle is described as a late-90’s model maroon Nissan Pathfinder, with possible Colorado license plate of 679UNZ or 697UNZ. The vehicle may have minor right rear bumper damage and may have damage from the shots the officer fired at the vehicle.
The suspect is described as a white male in his late 40s/early 50s, with brown hair, thin build, wearing glasses and a black and white scarf around his neck.
Anyone with information is requested to call 911 or contact Commerce City Police Department at 303-289-3626.