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*****PRESS RELEASE***** September 24, 2020 On September 24, 2020, Florence Po…

2020-09-24 12:58:08

*****PRESS RELEASE*****

September 24, 2020

On September 24, 2020, Florence Police arrested 56 year old Mark Nielsen in reference to the July 28, 2020 shooting death of 64 year old John Achterkirch of Florence. Nielsen was booked into the Fremont County Detention Center for 2nd degree murder.
Nothing further at this time.

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July 29, 2020

On July 28, 2020 just after 10pm, Florence Police Officers responded to an address in the 800 block of East 5th Street in reference to a shooting. A 64 year old male was transported to Penrose Main Hospital in Colorado Springs via helicopter with a gunshot wound. The victim later died of from his injuries. FPD detained a 57 year old male on scene. There are no outstanding suspects or threats to the community at this time.
This case is being jointly investigated by the Florence Police Department, the 11th Judicial District Attorney’s Office and the Colorado Bureau of Investigation.


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