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Aurora police trying to identify suspect in fatal weekend shooting

One person died, multiple others injured
Posted at 7:55 AM, Sep 03, 2018
and last updated 2018-09-03 09:58:00-04

AURORA, Colo. — Police are looking for the public’s help identifying a suspect in a fatal shooting outside an Aurora 7-Eleven.

On Sunday around 1:30 p.m., Aurora police responded to a report of a shooting in the area of E. Alameda Avenue and S. Potomac Street.

Officers were able to determine that the shooting had occurred outside of a 7-Eleven at 13690 E. Alameda Ave., across the street from Bicentennial Park. 

A local hospital alerted the police department that several people had made their way to the hospital for treatment of apparent gunshot wounds, and officers responded to the hospital.

One of the people died at the hospital. It was unclear how many others were injured.

Members of the Aurora Police Department’s Major Crimes/Homicide Unit is investigating, alongside detectives to identify a suspect or suspects.

Anybody with information on this incident is encouraged to call Det. Chad Lampson at 303-739-6013. Tipsters can also remain anonymous and be eligible for a cash reward of up to $2,000 by calling Metro Denver Crime Stoppers at 720-913-7867.