1 killed in drive-by shooting, suspects on the run
DENVER — Police were looking for suspects who shot and killed a teenager in a drive-by shooting near E. 29th Ave. and Franklin St. Monday afternoon.
A Denver Police spokesperson says the victim is a 19-year-old male. He was shot and killed at about 2:30 p.m. just down the street from Manual High School.
A spokeswoman with Denver Public Schools says seven schools in the area went on lock down. It was lifted by 3:45 p.m.
An officer on the scene reported a red Eldorado and black/gold Cadillac left the scene at a high rate of speed.
The Police spokesman says the shooting may have been gang-related.