In the News: Cyclist shot and killed in Colorado

A 48-year-old man is killed while riding a bike only miles from his home in Northeastern Colorado on Monday

The Fort Collins Coloradoan reports that a well-known 48-year-old man was shot dead in Windsor, Colorado while riding his bicycle a little more than a mile from his apartment Monday morning. It was the town’s first homicide in eight years, and it shook the small community.

John Jacoby, a part-time caretaker with the town of Windsor and sacker at King Soopers for many years, was shot twice while heading northbound on County Road 15, near County Road 72.

There are no suspects and no leads, Windsor Police said. Lt. Rich Higuera said police aren’t releasing any evidence at this time and would not disclose Monday night where on his body he was shot.

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