Police: Man shot in front of Denver recreation center; suspect at large

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DENVER -- A person was shot in the leg in front of the La Alma Recreation Center on Tuesday afternoon, the Denver Police Department said.

Police said the victim, an adult man, was taken to a hospital with nonlife-threatening injuries.

Several children were around during the incident near Lincoln Park, witnesses said.

The suspect remains at large and no description has been released.

The recreation center was closed for the remainder of the evening because of the shooting.

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