1 injured after shooting outside 7-Eleven

DENVER - Denver police are investigating a shooting outside a convenience store on Sunday morning.

Investigators told 7NEWS there were several people in the parking lot of a 7-Eleven at Colfax and Syracuse around 3 a.m. when a altercation occurred. During this altercation a man was shot.

Police dispatchers initially told 7NEWS that the man died, but the victim's family called 7NEWS and said the man was in surgery.

There is no suspect information being released at this time, police said.