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1 dead following drive-by shooting in Adams County

Adams County drive-by shooting July 5 2021
Posted at 7:36 AM, Jul 06, 2021
and last updated 2021-07-06 09:53:10-04

ADAMS COUNTY, Colo. — One person died in a drive-by shooting in Adams County Monday evening.

The individual was transported to a hospital following the shooting, which occurred in the area of N. Pecos Street and W. 76th Avenue and Elmwood, according to the Adams County Sheriff's Office.

The suspect vehicle was a white or silver full-sized truck, the sheriff's office said.

Around 6:45 a.m. Tuesday, the sheriff's office said the person injured in the shooting had died.

Northbound and southbound Pecos Street was closed in the area Monday evening as authorities investigated the scene.