Shooting near Evergreen leaves man dead

JEFFERSON COUNTY, Colo. — A man was killed in a shooting on Sunday, the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office said.

The shooting happened in the 7000 block of Highway 73 south of Evergreen.

The shooting happened about 4 p.m. The man was taken to a hospital where he was pronounced dead.

A person of interest is being interviewed and there is no danger to the public.

The name and age of the victim were not released.

What led to the shooting is under investigation.