UPDATE | 12:05 p.m. Aug. 11 — The victim in the homicide has been identified as 50-year-old Elizabeth Hatlas, according to the Denver Office of the Medical Examiner.
DENVER — A suspect has been arrested in connection with a homicide in Denver, police announced Saturday.
A woman was killed in the north side of the city early Friday morning.
Denver police said they were investigating a person’s death near 36th Avenue and High Street.
Later in the afternoon, police said the victim was a woman and her death was being investigated as a homicide.
On Saturday, police tweeted that a suspect, who has yet to be identified, was taken into custody on suspicion of first-degree murder.
The victim's identity and cause of death is pending a report from the Denver Office of the Medical Examiner.