DENVER (KDVR) — Police in Aurora were investigating Wednesday night whether a gunshot victim is linked to an attempted armed robbery at a business.
A male transported himself to an urgent care center with a gunshot wound in his arm, according to the Aurora Police Department. Earlier, around 7:30 p.m., an attempted armed robbery happened at a business near East Mississippi Avenue and Ironton Street.
“We are investigating whether this incident is related,” Aurora Police posted on social media.
FOX31 arrived at the business around 9:30 p.m. and found investigators were continuing to process the scene. It was at a strip mall near a smoke shop, with crime scene tape blocking off the businesses.
The gunshot victim was transported to a hospital in stable condition, police said.
Police asked anyone with information about the shooting to contact Metro Denver Crime Stoppers at 720-913-7867 (STOP).