Man suspected of shooting, seriously injuring Colorado Springs officer pleads not guilty
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — An Iraqi refugee accused of critically wounding a Colorado Springs police officer has pleaded not guilty to attempted murder. Karrar Noaman Al Khammasi entered his plea Friday. A judge scheduled his trial to begin May 13. The Gazette reports that Al Khammasi repeatedly asked through an interpreter for a new attorney and interpreter. A judge denied the request.