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Denver police searching for suspect in deadly shooting

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Posted at 12:14 PM, Jun 22, 2022

DENVER — The person injured in a shooting in Denver Tuesday evening has died from the injury, and police are looking for the person responsible.

Police responded to the area of West Colfax Avenue and Xavier Street sometime before 6:50 p.m. for a report of a shooting. One person injured in the shooting was taken to the hospital.

On Wednesday morning, Denver police said the person had died.

The Denver Office of the Medical Examiner identified the person as Raymond Hererra, 37, on Thursday afternoon. He died of multiple gunshot wounds.

Police are asking for help locating Phillip Lee Gurule, 47, who is wanted in connection to the homicide.

Anyone with information regarding the shooting is asked to contact Metro Denver Crime Stoppers at 720-913-7867.