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Lakewood police investigating shooting at Walmart that left 2 injured

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Posted at 8:46 PM, Aug 23, 2020
and last updated 2020-08-24 11:42:17-04

LAKEWOOD, Colo. — The Lakewood Police Department is investigating a shooting at a Lakewood Walmart, the department announced Sunday evening.

Police tweeted at 8:37 p.m. that they are working around the Walmart at 7455 W. Colfax Avenue, at the intersection of W. Colfax Avenue and Wadsworth Boulevard.

Police said two males were shot and transported to a hospital. It's not known if they are adults or juveniles.

The suspect shooter left the scene, police said. No arrests had been made as of Monday morning.

There is a large police presence in the area. Police have asked the public to avoid the area.

Police said they believe this is an isolated incident.

The initial 911 calls came in at 8:22 p.m.

According to footage from AIRTRACKER7, the shooting may have taken place in the parking lot.

No other details were immediately available. We have a Denver7 crew on the way to the scene.

This is a developing story. Stay with Denver7 for updates.