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Southbound lanes of Kipling back open at I-70 after police work

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Posted at 3:38 PM, Mar 14, 2023
and last updated 2023-03-14 22:19:31-04

WHEAT RIDGE, Colo. — The southbound lanes of Kipling are back open at 50th Avenue following police work near Interstate 70.

The Wheat Ridge Police Department diverted traffic north from the westbound I-70 off-ramp at Kipling.

According to the Arvada Police Department, officers were called in to assist the Northglenn Police Department in locating a homicide suspect.

Around 1:54 p.m., law enforcement attempted a traffic stop at 50th Avenue and Kipling. The driver continued south and crashed into two stopped cars, according to Arvada police.

The homicide suspect was arrested and is now in the custody of Northglenn PD.

Two juvenile suspects were also arrested. Arvada PD did not say if they are connected to the homicide suspect.

Arvada PD said two guns were recovered. Nobody was injured.

The Wheat Ridge Police Department handled the road closures.

This is a developing story and will be updated.

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