DENVER (KDVR) — A man was killed in a shooting in Denver’s East Colfax neighborhood Tuesday morning, police said.
According to the Denver Police Department, the shooting occurred in the 1500 block of North Valentia Street around 4:20 a.m.
The victim was taken to Denver Health Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead.
On Tuesday afternoon, the Denver Office of the Medical Examiner identified the victim as 23-year-old Khari Johnson.
A homicide investigation is underway.
Anyone with information is asked to call Metro Denver Crime Stoppers at 720.913.7867. Tipsters can remain anonymous.