Denver Police investigating juvenile’s death as a homicide

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Posted at 8:19 PM, Jan 22, 2020
and last updated 2020-01-22 22:19:20-05

DENVER – Police in Denver are investigating the death of a juvenile as a homicide.

Officers responded to the area of S. Federal Blvd. between W. Louisiana Ave. and W. Florida Ave. just before 7 p.m. and said they were investigating a death in the area.

Just before 7:30 p.m., officials updated the public via Twitter, and said the death was now being investigated as a homicide and that the victim was a juvenile. The juvenile, who was first dropped off at an urgent care center and later taken to a hospital, was declared deceased.

Police said investigators were working to determine the circumstances surrounding the juvenile’s death as well as the location of where the incident occurred.

No other details were immediately released.

If anyone has information about this case, you are asked to call Metro Denver Crime Stoppers at (720) 913-7867.