1 dead, 1 in custody after shooting in Lakewood

Police believe the shooting stemmed from a dispute between roommates.

LAKEWOOD - A man has died after what appears to be a shooting between two roommates in Lakewood early Tuesday morning, Lakewood Police said. 

Just after 6:30 a.m., police were called to an apartment complex in the 1700 block of South Cole Street on a reported shooting.

Police arrived to find the victim with “very serious” injuries. That man was taken to the hospital where he later died.

Another person at the crime scene was taken into custody. Neither the name of the suspect or victim have been released. 

Details on what led up to the altercation have not been released.

Anyone with information about this crime is urged to call 303-987-7111.

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