DENVER — A person was shot and killed Sunday in Denver’s Barnum West neighborhood, according to the Denver Police Department, and one person has been taken into custody.
DPD tweeted around 2:45 p.m. that a shooting investigation was active and ongoing in the 100 block of North Xavier Street. One person had been transported to the hospital.
According to an update, posted at 4:09 p.m., the shooting was ruled a homicide.
No further information was immediately available.
#UPDATE The shooting in the 100 Blk N Xavier St is a homicide. 1 party was pronounced. 1 party is in custody. Investigation is still ongoing. When more information becomes available it will be posted here
— Denver Police Dept. (@DenverPolice) October 13, 2019