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Denver police investigating fatal shooting along Federal Boulevard

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Posted at 7:48 AM, Nov 12, 2021
and last updated 2021-11-16 08:10:29-05

UPDATE | Tuesday, 4:15 p.m. — The Denver Office of the Medical Examiner has identified the man who died in a shooting Nov. 12 along the 1200 block of S. Federal Boulevard as Javier Esparza Labrador, 24.


DENVER — Denver police are investigating a fatal shooting along the 1200 block of S. Federal Boulevard Friday morning.

The Denver Police Department said the shooting happened around 3:45 a.m. near the intersection of Federal Boulevard and W. Arizona Avenue.

One man was transported to a hospital with injuries and died, police said.

By Friday afternoon, the Denver Police Department identified Jerry Doung, 26, as a suspect. Doung is being held for investigation of first-degree murder.

The circumstances around the shooting remain under investigation.

No further information was immediately available as of 3:45 p.m.

Anybody with information on this shooting is asked to call Metro Denver Crime Stoppers at 720-913-7867.