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Man dead after shooting at party in Aurora

Aurora Police said two people were shot at a party and one of the victims died.

AURORA, Colo. — The Aurora Police Department (APD) was investigating a shooting that left a man dead and another injured at a party Saturday morning on South Peoria Street.

APD said they were called out to a shooting at a party at 3:24 a.m. in the 2900 block of South Peoria Street. That's near South Parker Road and Interstate 225.

When police arrived, they found a man and a juvenile who had been shot. The man was pronounced dead at the scene, and the juvenile was taken to the hospital with injuries that were not life-threatening, police said. 

The Arapahoe County Coroner's Office on Monday identified the victim as Malik Deonte Miner, 19.

Police were investigating what led up to the shooting and were working to identify any suspect information.

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Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 720-913-7867 or visit 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. 

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> More information about Metro Denver Crime Stoppers can be found here. 

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