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Victim of Aurora stabbing identified

Aurora police said a possible suspect in the stabbing near South Parker Road and I-225 is a white man with brown hair, blue eyes, and a mustache.

AURORA, Colo. — A 32-year-old man died after he was stabbed at a transient camp in Aurora Wednesday night, according to the Aurora Police Department (APD).

Around 7 p.m. officers responded to the area near South Parker Road and South Peoria Street on a reported stabbing. That's near the Interstate 225 and Parker Road interchange. 

They located the victim suffering from puncture wounds. He was transported to an area hospital where he later died from his injuries, APD said.

He was identified Friday as 32-year-old Nicholas Green. The coroner said he died from a stab wound and classified his death as a homicide.

At this time, a possible suspect in the stabbing is described as a white man in his mid-twenties, who is approximately 6 feet 3 inches tall and weighs 185 pounds, according to APD. He has brown hair and blue eyes and a mustache.

APD said their investigation suggests the stabbing was an isolated incident between the victim and the suspect.

This homicide is being investigated by the Aurora Police Department Major Crimes/Homicide Unit.  We urge anyone with information about this homicide to call Agent Prince at 303.739.6127.  Alternatively, tips can be sent to Denver Metro Crime Stoppers at 720.913.STOP (7867) where your tips may be eligible for a reward of up to $2,000.00 and you can remain anonymous.

Anyone with information about the suspect 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 are 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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