1 hospitalized after shooting in Five Points

Posted at 7:01 AM, Sep 20, 2017
and last updated 2017-09-20 09:01:02-04

DENVER – A man is in the hospital after being shot in Denver’s Five Points neighborhood early Wednesday.

Denver police responded to the area of 31st Avenue and Marion Street around 2:30 a.m. after receiving a call of shots fired. Responding officers found an adult male who had been shot.

The victim was taken to a nearby hospital in critical condition.

The circumstances surrounding the shooting weren’t clear and police did not provide a description of a suspect.

Police closed 31st Avenue between Marion and Downing streets while they investigated the shooting.