December 4, 2021

DPD investigating shooting involving Westminster Police officers

Denver Police said a man was taken to the hospital. No officers were injured.

DENVER — Officers with the Denver Police Department (DPD) are in the Montbello neighborhood investigating a shooting involving Westminster Police officers, DPD said in a tweet Friday night.

DPD said it happened in the 5300 block of Billings Street. The suspect, a man, was taken to the hospital and his condition is unknown, according to police.

No officers were injured, police said.

The circumstances of the shooting have not been released.

It was metro Denver’s second officer-involved shooting of the day. Earlier Friday, a suspect in a Denver homicide was killed by Arapahoe County sheriff’s deputies.

This is a developing story. 9NEWS will provide more information as it becomes available.

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