One killed in shooting at east Denver apartment complex


One person was injured in a shooting in the 500 block of Alton Way on Thursday, Aug. 17, 2017. (Photo: Elliott Trimble)

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DENVER -- One person was killed after an early-morning shooting at an apartment complex on Thursday, the Denver Police Department said.

The shooting happened about 3 a.m. in the 500 block of Alton Way near East Lowry Boulevard and South Yosemite Street.

The victim, 27-year-old Orasio Flores, was taken to a hospital but was later pronounced dead.

We are told Flores showed up at his ex's second floor apartment and began fighting with a man inside.

Witnesses said they heard gunshots and saw Flores stumbling down the stairs.

Police have not released any suspect information or a motive for the shooting, only saying it's conducting a death investigation. No one has been arrested.

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