Police: Woman shot while sleeping in her Denver home; suspect on the run

Posted at 6:53 AM, Jul 12, 2017
and last updated 2017-07-12 08:54:11-04

DENVER – Someone fired shots into a Denver home early Wednesday, hitting a woman who was sleeping inside.

Denver police responded to a home in the 1100 block of Willow Street around 12:45 a.m. after receiving reports of shots fired.

When they arrived, officers found a woman suffering from a gunshot wound. She was taken to an area hospital with injuries that did not appear to be life-threatening.

Police said they did not have a description of the suspect or suspects but officers believed whoever was responsible was on foot and shot into the house.

Anyone with information on this case should contact Denver police.