Suspect arrested after man injured in shooting

Posted on: 7:23 pm, November 29, 2012, by , updated on: 10:02pm, November 29, 2012

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AURORA, Colo. – Denver police arrested a suspect in a shooting that injured one person along the Denver/Aurora border Thursday night.

Police said a man was shot multiple times in East Denver but is expected to survive, police said.

The shooting happened near the intersection of E. 13th Avenue and Xenia Street around 6:45 p.m.

Police said the victim walked about 5 ½ blocks to a home on Boston Street near Colfax Avenue in North Aurora. From there he was taken to a hospital.

Police quickly arrested a suspect in connection with the shooting. The suspect’s name has not yet been released.

Police said they are looking into the possibility the shooting was gang related.

Anyone with information about the shooting can call Denver police at 720-913-2000 or Crime Stoppers at 720-913-7867.