Officer involved in shooting at Lakewood apartment complex
LAKEWOOD, Colo. — Lakewood Police on Sunday tweeted about an officer-involved shooting at an apartment complex.
The tweet, posted after 4 p.m. said that police were on the scene on the 10700 block of West 7th Avenue at Villa Rosa Apartments.
Information later obtained by FOX31 indicated officers had been called to the address on a domestic disturbance call. When officers arrived, they found a man with a weapon.
The man refused orders to surrender his weapon before multiple officers opened fire on the suspect.
The extent of the man’s injuries is unknown; he was taken to a local hospital for treatment.