One injured in Green Valley Ranch shooting

DENVER -- One person was injured in a shooting in Green Valley Ranch on Tuesday, the Denver Police Department said.

The shooting happened in the 4700 block of Andes Street, near Green Valley Ranch Boulevard and Tower Road.

A nearby Walgreens store was closed and police were inside. Officers were also canvassing a field behind the store and had a nearby neighborhood blocked off with crime tape.

One person was taken to a hospital with an apparent gunshot wound. The extent of the injuries is not known.

The name, age and gender of the person who was injured were not released.

Police had no suspect information. What led to the shooting is under investigation.

Denver Public Schools said Evie Dennis and the Groff campus were placed into lockout because of the police activity.

The lockout includes Vista Academy, STRIVE Prep--Green Valley Ranch, DSST--Green Valley Ranch Middle School and DSST--Green Valley Ranch High School.

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