COLORADO CITY – A Colorado City man is dead following an early morning shooting.
The Colorado City Police Department tells NewsWest 9, they were called out to the 1000 block of Westpoint Avenue just before 5 a.m. Thursday in reference to a report of a subject who had been shot.
When officers arrived on the scene, they learned that 40-year-old Cornelius Demore Wingate was taken to Mitchell County Hospital where he later died.
Officials say the investigation into the shooting is ongoing.
Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to contact Colorado City Police at (325) 728-5294.