According to KKTV
, a 5-year-old girl and 7-year-old boy were fatally stabbed on Carlisle Street. A man also was hurt in the incident.
Police said a 19-year-old man is in custody, KKTV reported
. No other suspects are being sought.
Officers described the scene as "horrific."
"Any death is difficult that our officers, fire department crews deal with, but when you're talking about two young children, it's hard to put into words," Colorado Springs police Lt. Howard Black told KKTV
. "It's very, very difficult for our staff."This is a developing story. Please return for updates.