Man found dead in car near MLK and Colorado

DENVER - Police are investigating a homicide near Martin Luther King Jr. and Colorado boulevards.

A body was found inside a silver sedan.

7NEWS Photojournalist Eric Goody said he could see bullet holes in the sedan, which appeared to be an Audi.

Police had a tent set up over the entire vehicle at 6:30 a.m.

The Denver Police Department had crime scene tape around several blocks while they investigated.  A police spokeswoman said police don't know how the died but the death was being investigated as a homicide.

There were approximately 20 police cars in the area, according to Goody.

MLK was closed in both directions from Ash to Birch streets until about 8:15 a.m.

Investigators could not talk about the gender or identity of the victim until the family is notified.

Police did not release any information about a possible suspect.




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