Larimer County corporal justified in deadly May shooting

Published on September 22, 2022

Weld County District Attorney

GREELEY, Colo. (Weld County D.A.) – On Tuesday, September 20, Weld District Attorney Michael Rourke issued a letter and report to Larimer County Sheriff Justin Smith in regard to the officer involved shooting of Douglas Weishaupl.

The 19th Judicial District Critical Incident Response Team (CIRT) conducted the investigation which was provided to the District Attorney’s Office.

Based on the thorough CIRT investigation, DA Rourke has determined that Corporal Justin Calkins was justified in discharging his firearm at Weishaupl during the incident on May 26, 2022.

A copy of the letter and full report can be accessed here.(PDF, 781KB)