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Thornton Walmart shooting suspect in court and more: 5 Things to Know for Monday, Nov. 6

Posted at 5:39 AM, Nov 06, 2017
and last updated 2017-11-06 07:39:11-05

DENVER – Good morning! Here’s what you need to know today, Monday, Nov. 6

1. Thornton Walmart shooting suspect to be formally charged
The man accused of shooting and killing three people at a Thornton Walmart Wednesday night will likely learn if prosecutors will seek the death penalty against him Monday afternoon. More on this story here:

2. DPD to test its ShotSpotter System
The Denver Police Department will be conducting live-gunfire testing of the ShotSpotter gunfire detection system in the Westwood, Villa Park, Clayton and Montbello neighborhoods from 7 p.m. to 11 p.m.

3. Companies in the Denver metro are hiring for hundreds of positions is hosting a local job fair at the Embassy Suites Denver Stapleton location from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Be sure to register and at

4. Safeway donating turkeys to those who need them most
Safeway is donating 412 turkeys to Denver Rescue Mission's annual drive. If you’d like to donate, head to the Denver Rescue Mission’s Ministry Outreach Center starting at 10 a.m.

5. After stretch of dry weather, get ready for more snow
If you were longing for some more snow in the metro, you won't have to wait long. Another storm system on Tuesday will bring a chance for some snow for the northern part of the state and a mix of rain and snow for the plains.