Teen dead in shooting near Downtown Denver Skate Park

Posted at 9:40 AM, Apr 24, 2022

DENVER — Police in Denver are investigating a fatal shooting that took place near the Downtown Denver Skate Park and Commons Park Saturday.

A male victim was shot and killed in the 2200 block of 19th Street around 7 p.m. Saturday. Metro Denver Crime Stoppers identified him as 16-year-old Juan Herrera-Lozano Monday.

Police have not said if an arrest was made or released information on a possible suspect.

The circumstances that led up to the shooting are under investigation.

Police told Denver7 the incident is not connected to the nearby skate park.