Shots fired in Arvada, near 75th & Alkire; suspect arrested

ARVADA, Colo. - Arvada Police and deputies from the Jefferson County Sheriff's Office have made an arrest after a report of "shots fired" in the 12000 block of West 75th Avenue. 

The call came in just before 4 p.m.

The area is east of Alkire Street on 75th Avenue.



Residents had been advised to stay indoors and away from windows.

The Sheriff's Office had closed Alkire Street between 72nd and 80th Avenue during their investigation.

Ralston Valley High School and Van Arsdale Elementary were placed on lock out.

Jeffco schools announced that Van Arsdale parents can pick up students at the school and buses will run as usual. Only students who walk home from school are being held at the school, the Jefferson County School District tweeted.

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