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Police investigating after man dies of gunshot wound in Aurora's Southlands neighborhood

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Posted at 10:34 AM, Aug 15, 2020
and last updated 2020-08-15 12:34:19-04

AURORA, Colo. – A man was shot and killed early Saturday morning in Aurora’s Southlands neighborhood, police said.

The shooting happened Saturday morning around 4:22 a.m. in the 24500 block of East Applewood Circle.

Officers found a man with a gunshot wound when they arrived at the home. He was taken to a hospital, where he later died.

Police said they are treating the incident as a suspicious death.

“All involved parties are known, and there is not a danger to the community,” APD spokesperson Crystal McCoy said.

Anyone with further information is asked to call the homicide unit at 303-739-6077 or Crime Stoppers at 720-913-7867.