Man found dead in Five Points; homicide investigation underway

Posted at 6:13 AM, Jul 19, 2017
and last updated 2017-07-19 08:28:37-04

DENVER – A homicide investigation is underway after a man was found dead in Denver Wednesday morning.

Denver police responded to the intersection of 35th and Walnut around 3:45 a.m. after receiving reports of multiple shots fired.

The responding officers found a trail of blood, which they followed down the street to 35th and Downing. There, officers found a man dead.

It wasn’t clear if police had identified a suspect or suspects.

Nearby streets are closed while officers investigate.

This is a developing story. Please check back for updates.