01 Jan '18, 2pm

1 Dead, 4 Wounded in Colorado Attack by Iraq War Veteran

1 Dead, 4 Wounded in Colorado Attack by Iraq War Veteran

DENVER -- Authorities in suburban Denver were investigating what led a 37-year-old man to fire more than 100 rounds at sheriff's deputies from his apartment, killing one and injuring four others. Two civilians were also injured. The suspect, found dead at the scene, was identified by the Douglas County coroner as Matthew Riehl. The Fox News affiliate in Denver, Fox 31, reported that Riehl was an Army veteran who served briefly in Iraq. The NBC affiliate in Denver, KUSA-9NEWS, reported that Riehl served in Iraq from 2009 to 2010 and worked mainly in security. He joined the Army reserve in 2003 and was honorably discharged in 2012 as an E-4, a junior enlisted rank. Riehl posted a YouTube video Dec. 13, saying he wanted to replace Douglas County Sheriff Tony Spurlock and railing against the sheriff and other officers in profane, highly personal terms. The incident began aroun...

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