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Man dead, juvenile wounded in two separate shootings in Denver, Aurora

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Posted at 10:07 AM, Oct 03, 2021
and last updated 2021-10-03 12:07:08-04

DENVER -- Two separate weekend shootings in Denver and Aurora left one man dead and a juvenile male wounded.

The first shooting occurred in Aurora. A 26-year-old man was shot and killed near an alleyway around 9:18 p.m., according to the Aurora Police Department.

Police found the victim in 1900 block of North Del Mar Parkway after responding to the area on a report of shots fired.

Detectives are interviewing witnesses, gathering physical evidence and currently trying to identify a suspect.

The identity of the deceased will be released by the Adams County Coroner’s Office after the victim has been positively identified.

In Denver, police responded to report of a shooting in the 1300 block of South Wolff Street, according to DPD tweet sent around 4 a.m. Sunday.

A juvenile male was shot and sustained non-life threatening injuries, police said. No arrests were made.