Denver Police investigating homicide near City Park

Posted at 2:18 PM, Aug 19, 2017
and last updated 2017-08-19 16:18:31-04

DENVER – Police are investigating a homicide after a shooting left one person dead near City Park in Denver overnight.

The shooting was reported just after 7 p.m. Friday in the area of East 26th Avenue and Albion Street, about a block away from City Park.

Police originally said a person was taken to a hospital with injuries, but Marika Putman, a spokeswoman for the department, said Saturday morning that the victim had died overnight.

There is no suspect information at this time, nor a cause for what led to the shooting.