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Victim identified in shooting on Chambers Road in Aurora

Aurora Police are searching for a suspect after 2 men were shot and one of them died early Sunday.

AURORA, Colo — The victim who died in a shooting early Sunday morning in a parking lot in Aurora was identified Tuesday as Rashad Bakari Hunter, 44.

Police are searching for a suspect in a shooting, which occurred at 1:35 a.m. on the northwest corner of East Iliff Avenue and South Chambers Road.

When officers arrived on scene, they found two men, Hunter and a 52-year-old with multiple gunshot wounds.

Investigators from the Major Crimes Homicide Unit recovered multiple shell casings on the scene, the Aurora Police Department said.

Both victims were transported to the hospital where Hunter died from his injuries.

Investigators also discovered that three vehicles and one business were damaged during the incident.

The unidentified suspect fled the scene before APD arrived.

APD asked that anyone who may have witnessed the shooting to contact the Metro Denver Crime Stoppers at (720) 913-7867. Tipsters could be eligible for a reward of up to $2,000 and may remain anonymous.


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