Police search for suspect in early-morning homicide

DENVER — Police are investigating the shooting death of a man that took place early Wednesday morning.

Derrick “Chop” Ratcliff was shot and killed outside of his apartment at 7100 E. Evans Ave. about 1:45 a.m., the Denver Police Department said.

No details regarding the suspect or a possible motive have been released.

Anyone with information is asked to call Metro Denver Crime Stoppers at 720-913-7867