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Wednesday morning shooting in southeast Denver now a homicide

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Posted at 12:49 PM, Oct 13, 2016
and last updated 2016-10-13 14:49:03-04

DENVER – Police say they are now investigating a shooting that happened Wednesday morning in southeast Denver as a homicide.

The shooting occurred around 2:30 a.m. Wednesday on South Birch, in the Virginia Village neighborhood.

A man was hospitalized in critical condition after being shot in front of his house, but he has apparently died, as DPD tweeted Thursday the case was being investigated as a homicide.

Police have yet to release further information.

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