71 year-old Larry Fisher was just another ski shop owner who loved the outdoors. Fisher, the former proprietor of Ski and Bow Rack was shot in the best after confronting a thief in his store after hours on Sunday reports Fox News Denver. He was later pronounced dead after being life flighted to a hospital in Lakewood, CO.
The confrontation occurred at approximately 930pm. Although not in custody, surveillance footage shows a 5’7″ white male as the primary suspect. The perpetrator of this terrible crime was wearing a camouflage jacket and blue jeans according to authorities. He is also suspected to be driving an older, camouflaged Toyota 4Runner or Nissan Pathfinder.
Officers with the Colorado Bureau of Investigation are currently examining the case in conjunction with local law enforcement. If you have any information regarding the suspect, please contact the Archuleta County Sheriff’s Department at: 970-731-2160
*Our deepest condolences go out to the victim’s friends and family.
Find the entire Fox News Denver article here: Pagosa Springs ski shop owner killed after interrupting burglary