Person dies after shooting outside 7-Eleven in southwest Denver early Friday morning, police say

Arrest made in case
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Posted at 10:30 AM, Aug 18, 2023

DENVER – A person has died following a shooting outside a 7-Eleven early Friday morning, according to a spokesperson with the Denver Police Department.

Few details about the shooting have been released by law enforcement, with police only saying it happened at a strip mall near the intersection of S. Sheridan Blvd. and W. Jewell Ave. shortly before 6 a.m. Friday.

The victim in the shooting – who has not been identified – was taken to a hospital with an unknown extent of injury but later died, according to a tweet from the police department shortly before 10 a.m.

On Monday, police said an arrest was made in the case. The identification of the suspect was not released.

Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to call Denver Metro Crime Stoppers at (720) 913-7867.

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