At approximately 11:30 a.m. Tuesday, the Delta County Sheriff's Office  received a report of three loud bangs in the 13000 block of Colorado 65, Eckert, followed by the sounds of a man screaming.

According to Sheriff Mark Taylor, a resident of the area reported that, following the noise, a male was seen outside the residence at 13442 Highway 65 with a gun in his hand.

Lucas Vader is the managing editor at the Delta County Independent.

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