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State Capitol On Short Lockdown During Nearby Shootout

By: KKTV
By: KKTV
Credit: KCNC

Credit: KCNC

Things are back to normal at the state capitol after what police are calling a shootout in Denver's Civic Center Park.

The capitol was on lockdown for a short time during the incident. A small portion of Colfax Avenue remains closed.

Few details have been released about the shootout, which was reported around 12:30 p.m. Thursday. No one was injured. Three people have been arrested.

Sister station KCNC says a gun was found in an alley near the capitol.


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