Man accused of strangling woman in western Colorado Springs

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — A man is charged with attempted murder after strangling a woman Thursday morning, according to police.

Police said the incident happened around 3 a.m. in the 2400-block of West Platte Avenue in Old Colorado City. When police arrived, they learned a 20-year-old woman had been strangled to the point of unconsciousness.

The suspect, 22-year-old Mitchell Sutton, was arrested without incident. He’s facing attempted murder charges.

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