KKTV 11 News | Colorado Springs, Pueblo |  Breaking News| Weather | School Closings | Traffic

Denver Shooter In Custody After 4-Hour Standoff

By: KKTV
By: KKTV

After an almost four-hour standoff, Denver police have an alleged shooter in custody.

Police were called to an apartment at 12th and Grant near downtown Denver on reports of a suicidal situation. After officers arrived, sister station KCNC says the suspect began firing from an apartment. The suspect and officers exchanged fire for nearly four hours.

At one point, authorities fired a gas canister into the apartment as an attempt to draw the suspect out. Nearby residents were told to stay inside and keep their windows closed.

Police arrested the suspect just before 6 a.m. No one was injured in the incident.


KKTV firmly believes in freedom of speech for all and we are happy to provide this forum for the community to share opinions and facts. We ask that commenters keep it clean, keep it truthful, stay on topic and be responsible. Comments left here do not necessarily represent the viewpoint of KKTV 11 News.

If you believe that any of the comments on our site are inappropriate or offensive, please tell us by clicking “Report Abuse” and answering the questions that follow. We will review any reported comments promptly.

powered by Disqus
KKTV 520 E. Colorado Colorado Springs, CO 80903 Office: (719) 634-2844 Fax: (719) 632-0808 News Fax: (719) 634-3741
Gray Television, Inc. - Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 192250161 - kktv.com/a?a=192250161