Police: Man dead after stabbing near Colorado Capitol; investigation underway

Posted at 6:49 PM, May 11, 2017

DENVER – One person is dead after a stabbing about a block north of the Colorado Capitol Building.

Police said the stabbing occurred in the 1600 block of Sherman Street Thursday afternoon around 5:30.

The male victim was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police did not provide any details on the circumstances leading up to the stabbing but one person was taken into custody.

This is a developing story. Check back for updates.