Shooting victim drives to Thornton convenience store, police detain her 3 passengers

Posted at 7:43 PM, Jun 02, 2019
and last updated 2019-06-02 21:43:02-04

THORNTON, Colo. — Police in Thornton have detained three people in connection with a shooting that sent a driver of a sedan to the hospital Sunday evening.

Suffering from a gunshot wound, the driver of a Ford Taurus pulled into a convenience store located at 12780 Colorado Boulevard in Thornton around 6 p.m.

Paramedics were then called and transported the victim to the hospital in an unknown condition.

Thornton police said the three people detained were passengers in the Taurus that the adult female victim was driving.

Police said the woman was shot from inside the car.

The circumstances that led to the shooting are not known at this time. Police said they are still talking to the passengers.