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May 13, 2016

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Arrest Made in Gunbarrel Shooting

Jon Marc Barbour, 59, has been arrested for shooting his 46-year-old neighbor during a dispute earlier today.

Boulder, Colo. - Sheriff's investigators have arrested 59-year-old Jon Marc Barbour of Boulder for shooting his 46-year-old neighbor during a dispute earlier this afternoon in Gunbarrel. Barbour has been charged with Attempted Murder in the Second Degree, a class three felony; and First Degree Assault, a class five felony. Barbour has been booked into the Boulder County Jail.

The circumstances surrounding the neighborhood dispute leading up to the shooting are still under investigation. The victim, whose identity remains withheld due to the on-going investigation, was confirmed to have suffered a single gunshot wound to his buttocks from a small caliber handgun. The victim is in stable condition and continues to undergo treatment.

Additional updates will be provided as
new information becomes available. Anyone with information about the
shooting is asked to the call the Sheriff's Office at (303) 441-4444.

The case number associated with this investigation is 16-2719.

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/s/ Cmdr. Mike Wagner