Homicide outside Westside biker club
Colorado Springs Police this week were continuing to investigate a shooting on the Westside around 5 a.m. March 3 in which the passenger on a motorcycle was killed.
Virgil Means, 31, had been “attending a party at the Sin City Disciples motorcycle clubhouse at 628 W. Vermijo St. and was involved in a physical fight with unknown suspects,” the police blotter states.
Police said several shots were fired at the motorcycle, and one of them hit Means. He was pronounced dead at Penrose Main Hospital about ten minutes after arrival, police said.
At press time, no suspect in the killing had been announced, although police said there were “several witnesses.”
The club location is in an industrial area on a cul-de-sac of Vermijo east of Chestnut Street.
Anyone with information about the incident is asked to contact police at 444-7000 or (to remain anonymous) Pikes Peak Area Crime Stoppers at 634-7867.
From Police Blotter and press releases