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From the Denver7 news desk: Breaking and developing news on Feb. 23, 2018

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Posted at 7:01 AM, Feb 23, 2018
and last updated 2018-02-23 22:23:58-05

This is the Denver7 breaking and developing news blog. Throughout the day, this story will be updated with both minor and large breaking news events that our readers care about. Check back as we continue to update this story. 


8:17 p.m.: A teenager was injured after he was shot "in the lower extremities" following a drive-by shooting near Spring Creek Park in Arapahoe County, a sheriff's office spokesperson says. He was taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries. 

8:10 p.m.: South Metro Fire Rescue is at an apartment complex in the 6000 block of Blue Ridge Drive in Highlands Ranch where a small explosion was reported. The cause is unknown at this time. 

11:48 a.m.: Authorities are searching for a person seen in a video from this morning's scene near C-470 and Ken Caryl:

11:42 a.m.: All JeffCo schools lockouts have now been lifted.

10:50 a.m.: Ken Caryl is back open.

10:00 a.m.: Lockouts have been lifted at all affected JeffCo schools except Ute Meadows and Chatfield.

8:25 a.m.: Deputies say they continue to search and have still not confirmed that shots were fired. People in the area of C-470 and Ken Caryl should remain indoors.

7:43 a.m.: Schools nearby are on lockout while deputies investigate -- Bradford schools, Chatfield, Collegiate Academy, Falcon Bluffs, Mortensen, Shaffer and Ute Meadows are all in lockout.

7:27 a.m.: Ken Caryl is closed between Alkire and C-470 while deputies investigate.

7:06 a.m.: The Jefferson County Sheriff's Office said it received multiple reports of shots fired near C-470 and Ken Caryl at about 6:30 a.m. Deputies are trying to confirm and locate any possible suspects.

7:00 a.m.: Law enforcement is warning people near C-470 and Ken Caryl Avenue to stay indoors as they investigate some kind of incident.