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1 killed in Aurora shooting, police investigating

Police said the victim was found dead in the 1700 block of North Boston Street near Montview Park.

AURORA, Colo. — The Aurora Police Department (APD) is investigating a shooting that left a man dead Saturday afternoon.

Multiple calls came in around 1:06 p.m. reporting someone had been shot in the 1700 block of North Beeler Street, near Montview Park, according to an APD release. They later learned the location was actually on Boston Street.

Officers found the victim in a vehicle outside near the park, suffering from at least one fatal gunshot wound. He was declared dead on scene by first responders, APD said.

No information on the victim or any suspects was available yet, APD said. The victim's name will come from the Adams County Coroner's Office.

APD's Major Crimes/Homicide Unit is investigating the shooting, the release said, and it is unknown what led up to it.

Anyone with information was asked to contact Metro Denver Crime Stoppers at 720-913-7867, or the Homicide Unit at 303-739-6077.

Metro Denver Crime Stoppers  

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 720-913-7867 or by visiting metrodenvercrimestoppers.com. Tipsters can remain anonymous and may be eligible for a reward of up to $2,000. 

Metro Denver Crime Stoppers works by assigning a code to people who anonymously submit a tip. Information is shared with law enforcement, and Crime Stoppers is notified at the conclusion of the investigation. 

From there, an awards committee reviews the information provided and, if the information leads to an arrest, the tipster will be notified. Rewards can be collected using the code numbers received when the tip was originally submitted. 

More information about Metro Denver Crime Stoppers can be found here

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