Man dead in overnight shooting in Denver

Posted at 10:31 AM, Apr 25, 2020
and last updated 2020-04-27 15:10:45-04

UPDATE — Police have released an arrest warrant with more details regarding this fatal shooting. Read that story here.


DENVER — Police in Denver are investigating a shooting that left a man dead.

The shooting occurred near the Green Valley Ranch neighborhood at E. 54th Avenue and N. Yampa Street, according to a Denver police tweet sent out around 1 a.m. Saturday.

Paramedics transported an adult male to the hospital where he was later pronounced dead.

On Saturday evening, police said the homicide appeared to be related to domestic violence. Investigators arrested Jenny Nguyen, 27. She is being held for investigation of first-degree murder.

Police said they are working to understand the circumstances that led to this shooting and are asking anyone with information to call Crime Stoppers.