Police find stolen car abandoned in Rockrimmon, suspect still on the loose

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — Police are looking for a suspect after a stolen car was found abandoned in Rockrimmon overnight.

Police said around 1 a.m., an officer spotted a stolen car driving on Woodmen Road west of Interstate 25. The officer tried to follow the car, but when the driver saw the officer, he sped off.

Police found the car abandoned on Orchard Valley Road. They set up containment and brought in a K9 to search for the suspect. During the search, they sent out an emergency alert to nearby residents, warning them the suspect may try to break into a home to stay warm.

Police searched the area for more than an hour, but could not find the suspect.

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