Man found dead in west Aurora, police conducting homicide investigation

Posted at 2:32 PM, Mar 24, 2018
and last updated 2018-03-24 16:32:40-04

AURORA, Colo. – Police are investigating a homicide after a man was found dead in west Aurora early Saturday morning.

Police went to the area of S. Havana Street and E. Colorado Avenue at around 6:30 a.m. in response to a report of an unresponsive man.

When police got there, they found the man was suffering from apparent trauma in the parking lot of a U-Haul business at 1802 S. Havana Street. He was pronounced dead at the scene, according to police.

The crime scene is now being investigated as a homicide.

The victim's identity is not being released pending notification to family members. 

Aurora Police is asking the public to come forward with any information that may help in the investigation. You are asked to call Detective Jamie Krieger at (303) 739-6113. Tipsters can also remain anonymous and be eligible for a cash reward of up to $2,000 by calling Metro Denver Crime Stoppers at (720) 913-7867.