Woman killed in southwest Denver shooting

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Posted at 10:08 AM, Mar 03, 2024
and last updated 2024-03-11 17:32:37-04

UPDATE | March 11 — James Sanchez, 31, was arrested in connection with this case and is being held for investigation of first- and second-degree murder, according to the Denver Police Department.


DENVER — A woman shot and killed in southwest Denver Saturday is being investigated as a homicide.

The shooting was first reported by police around 8 p.m.

Denver 7+ Colorado News Latest Headlines | March 11, 8am

It happened in the 2700 block of W. Illiff Avenue in the city's College View neighborhood.

Police said the woman was pronounced dead at the scene. She was identified by the Denver Office of the Medical Examiner as Desiree Terrazas, 39.

No arrests have been and suspect information was not available.

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