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Arrest made in deadly Zuni Street shooting

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Posted at 4:02 PM, Jun 02, 2021
and last updated 2021-06-02 18:04:03-04

DENVER — The Denver Police Department has taken a man into custody for a deadly shooting on Zuni Street on May 3.

Police arrested Jessie James McGhee, 53, Tuesday evening. He's being held for investigation of first-degree murder.

DPD responded to shooting reported in the 2700 block of N. Zuni St. near the intersection of Speer Boulevard around 4:45 a.m. on May 3.

A few hours later, DPD confirmed the man died from his injuries at a local hospital.

Investigators have not released the identity of the man who died.

Further details on the shooting have not been released.