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One person critically injured in east Denver shooting

DENVER -- A man was taken to a hospital after being shot several times early Thursday morning, the Denver Police Department said.

The shooting happened about 3:30 a.m. in front of the Hidden Brook apartment complex in the 1300 block of Xenia Street.

The man, who was not identified, was shot  up to five times and was in critical condition.

Police believe a group of people followed the man before the shooting.

In the course of the investigation, police went to a home near East 16th Avenue and Yosemite Street, where a man matching the description of one of the suspects surrendered about 7:30 a.m.

Police are investigating what led to the shooting.