Man stabbed to death in Capitol Hill neighborhood identified

Victim identified as Ryan Haldeman

A man who was stabbed to death in the Capitol Hill area early Friday has been identified.

Police responded to the Pennsylvania Street near 13th Avenue on a report of a stabbing at 2:17 a.m.  When officers arrived on scene, they found an man suffering from apparent sharp force injuries.  The victim was transported to a nearby hospital where he was pronounced dead a short time later.

On Saturday, the victim was identified as 28-year-old Ryan Haldeman.

The suspect in the case is described as a black male, between 20 to 45 years of age, 6 feet tall, weighing 180 pounds, with a dark complexion and salt and pepper facial stubble. He was wearing a blue or black coat and white pants at the time of the incident. 

The suspect was last seen running from the area in a northwest direction through the parking lot and westbound on East 14th Avenue.  

Additional information will be released pending further investigation.

If you have information regarding this homicide, please call Crime Stoppers at 720-913-STOP (7867). You can text to: CRIMES (274637) then title DMCS and enter your message or send an e-mail to metro-denvercrimestoppers.com. If the information you provide leads to the arrest and charging of a wanted individual, you can receive a cash award up to $2,000.