DENVER – A man was shot and killed Thursday night in southeast Denver, according to police.
Denver police said around 9:30 pm. Thursday they responded to a “report of a person that was possibly injured” near E. Jewell Ave. and S. Cherry Street and that a person was transported to a hospital.
About two hours later, Denver police tweeted that the incident was being investigated as a shooting and homicide involving an adult man.
#Breaking @DenverPolice investigating a homicide/shooting that took place overnight in the area of Jewell and Cherry. No suspect info. @DenverChannel pic.twitter.com/Y5xkWrUaA2— Daryl L. Orr (@WxTrackerDaryl) January 10, 2020
Police said there was no information available about a possible suspect and did not release further information.
#DPD UPDATE: The previously noted incident @ Jewel Ave & Cherry Street is now being investigated as a Shooting/Homicide. The victim is noted as an Adult Male. No suspect info is available at present. #Denver pic.twitter.com/5j59AslAzn— Denver Police Dept. (@DenverPolice) January 10, 2020