Authorities responded to the 2300 block of Emporia Street shortly after 11:00 p.m. Friday. Inside the home, officers found a woman suffering from multiple gunshot wounds.
The victim was taken to a nearby hospital and pronounced dead.
Shortly after, police identified a possible male suspect living in the neighborhood. Officers surrounded his home and took him into custody after a brief standoff.
Police believe the suspect and the victim knew each other, but have not said what their exact relationship was.
No identities are being released at this time.
Police are not looking for any other suspects.
Aurora Police are asking anyone who may have witnessed this incident or has any information on this case to please call Detective Tom Welton at (303)739-6107.
You can also provide information on this case and remain anonymous by calling CRIME STOPPERS at 720-913-STOP (7867). You may be eligible to earn a reward of up to $2,000.