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1 injured in NYE shooting near Denver nightclub

Posted at 5:31 AM, Jan 01, 2016
and last updated 2016-01-01 21:32:54-05

One person remains in critical condition following a parking lot shooting outside a popular Denver nightclub on New Year's Eve.

Denver Police said the victim left The Church nightclub around 1:30 a.m.. There was an altercation in the parking lot and the victim was shot, police said.

The victim was hospitalized in critical condition.

Police are asking witnesses to come forward. Investigators said it was a chaotic scene with all the people in the area.

The Church is a dance club in a renovated chapel on 12th and Lincoln Street in Denver.

Police are looking for one suspect, but the description was vague -- just that it was a Hispanic man in a grey shirt.

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