Man dies in East Colfax shooting

DENVER - Denver Police are investigating an early morning shooting that left one person dead.

The shooting happened just after 3 a.m. on East Colfax Avenue near Verbena Street. There are several businesses in the area, but police have not yet said if the victim was inside a business, a home or was just walking down the street.

Officers on the police scanners said the male suspect ran down Verbena Street and got away.

The only description of the suspect is vague. Denver Police said the man was wearing a white T-shirt and tan shorts at 3 a.m.