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Police investigate homicide after body found in Denver

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Posted at 10:41 AM, Aug 21, 2021
and last updated 2021-08-25 01:05:04-04

DENVER — Police in Denver are investigating a homicide after a man's body was found early Saturday morning.

The man’s body was found in the 12200 block of Albrook Drive in Denver’s Montbello neighborhood, according to a Denver police tweet sent at 3:21 a.m.

Police initially said they were conducting a death investigation but later tweeted that the case was being investigated as a homicide after it appeared the male victim was stabbed.

The Denver Office of the Medical Examinder identified the victim as Luis Alvarado, 29, on Tuesday.

On Sunday, Denver police confirmed Juan Davila-Rocha, 32, was arrested for investigation of first-degree murder.