"Suspicious occurrence" leads to the arrest of 3 men on weapons charges in downtown Denver

Posted at 9:59 AM, Jul 10, 2021

DENVER — Police in Denver arrested three men on weapons charges in downtown Friday night.

Police are being tight-lipped on the circumstances, but tweeted Friday at 10:45 p.m. that officers were in the 1800 block of Wazee Street on a report of a “suspicious occurrence.”

Police said their investigation led the arrest of three men on charges, which are pending, related to the illegal possession of firearms.

No other details surrounding the incident are known. DPD expects to release more information in the coming days.

The arrests took place at the Maven Hotel near Coors Field, where All-Star Game events are taking place. Police said the arrests are not connected to the event.