DENVER (KDVR) – Police said that an early morning shooting in Denver’s University neighborhood on Saturday left one person dead.
According to the Denver Police Department, two suspects were arrested Sunday afternoon.
Emilio Gomez, 20, is being held for investigation of first-degree murder. Josia Cruz, 18, is being held for investigation of accessory to first-degree murder.
DPD responded to a shooting in the 2200 block of Buchtel Boulevard around 1:29 a.m. on Saturday.
When officers arrived, they found a juvenile male victim who was pronounced dead at the scene. Their identity has not been released by officials at this point.
If you have any information that could help those leading this investigation, please reach out to the Metro Denver Crime Stoppers by calling 720-913-7867.
This story was updated with the suspects’ arrests on Oct. 23.