MEDIA ADVISORY For Immediate Release

July 9, 2013
Media Relations Unit Denver Police Department 1331 Cherokee Street, Room 402 Denver, CO 80204-2720 Phone: 720-913-6028 Fax: 720-913-7029

DENVER, CO – Further information regarding the shooting investigation from 3200 S GlencoeOn July 7, 2013 at approximately 10:00pm, Denver Police responded to the above location on the report of a shooting. Upon their arrival, there was a male who was suffering from an apparent gunshot wound. That male was transported to the hospital where he later died from his injuries. The deceased male in this case attempted to forcibly enter a home and was confronted by the homeowner. After the failed attempt, the male then continued to create a disturbance out in front of the residence. The homeowner then came out to the porch where the confrontation escalated. The homeowner feared for his safety and the safety of his family and subsequently shot the male. Police investigators did detain and question the homeowner who was released pending further investigation. This case will be presented to the Denver District Attorney who will determine the course of action based on the complete investigation.

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