The Denver Police Department is investigating after a man was fatally shot early Monday morning in the Highland neighborhood.
Police said the shooting happened in the 2700 block of North Zuni Street, near Speer Boulevard. Police announced the shooting just after 4:45 a.m.
The victim, described only as a man, was taken to a hospital. Police said he died from his injuries about 9 a.m.
The victim’s identity and official cause of death will be released by the Denver Office of the Medical Examiner after his family has been notified.
Police are investigating the incident as a homicide. No arrests have been made and no suspect information is available.
Anyone with information is asked to call Metro Denver Crime Stoppers at 720-913-7867. Tipsters can be anonymous and are eligible for a $2,000 reward.