Colo. Department of Corrections Chief Shot, Killed
PHOTO: Colorado Department of Corrections Director Tom Clements. Sheriffs Lt. Jeff Kramer says Clements was shot to death around 8:30 p.m. March 19, 2013, when he answered his front door in Monument, north of Colorado Springs.

The head of the Colorado Department of Corrections has been shot and killed at his home, and authorities say the gunman is on the loose.

Sheriff's Lt. Jeff Kramer says Tom Clements was shot to death around 8:30 p.m. Tuesday night when he answered his front door in Monument, north of Colorado Springs. Police are searching for the shooter.

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