Police investigating homicide after man found dead inside Aurora home

Posted at 2:32 PM, Aug 13, 2018
and last updated 2018-08-13 17:11:07-04

AURORA, Colo. – Police investigated a homicide Monday at an apartment complex near E. Harvard Ave. and S. Peoria St. in Aurora.

Officers were originally called out to the apartment complex in the 12000 block of E. Harvard Ave. just before 7:30 a.m. Monday on reports of what police called a “suspicious occurrence.”

When they arrived, they found a man unresponsive inside the home. He was pronounced dead at the scene and has not been identified.

Aurora police said the homicide and major crimes units were investigating the incident Tuesday afternoon. They said no further information was available at 2:20 p.m. because the investigation was in its early stages.

Police ask anyone with information about the murder to call Detective Heather Graw at 303-739-6213 or the APD tip line at 303-739-6400. People who wish to remain anonymous can call Crime Stoppers at 720-913-7867.