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Armed Told 911 Dispatchers He Had Killed A Woman And Child, Police Then Rushed To The Home.

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Source: Larimer County Sheriff’s Office; MEGA

Oct. 12 2022, Published 11:15 a.m. ET

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A man in Colorado claimed he had just killed a woman and child. Luckily, when police arrived, they found the two unhurt and now the suspect faces criminal charges, police said.

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This week, the Larimer County Sheriff’s Office in Colorado announced charges against Zerk Marshlin Bears. He faces numerous charges, including first-degree attempted murder and menacing.

He is being held in jail on $150,000 bond.

Around 3:30 p.m. on Oct. 8, deputies responded after a man called 911 and said he had just killed a woman and child, according to the sheriff’s office. When deputies arrived, they contacted the woman and child outside the home.

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The woman said the suspect, later identified as Bears, pointed a gun at her as he made the threats to dispatchers, authorities said. He then pointed the gun at the 3-year-old child.

The woman fled the home and reported hearing gunshots. Police said the two victims were not hurt in the incident.

Deputies surrounded the home and had to use a Taser to take Bears into custody.

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