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Uninvolved victim shot during I-25 road rage incident, Denver Police say

Officers are also investigating a shooting in the area of 24th and Arapahoe streets that left a man injured.

DENVER — An uninvolved victim was shot in the face during a road rage incident on Interstate 25 and 6th Avenue at 1 a.m. Sunday morning, Denver Police said.

DPD said at 6:35 a.m. that officers were investigating after the victim was caught in the middle of the incident.

A bullet traveled through the victim's car after a shot was fired, grazing the victim's face, according to DPD.

DPD also tweeted at 6:19 p.m. Saturday that officers were investigating another, separate shooting in the area of 24th and Arapahoe streets and found a gunshot victim, who was transported to the hospital.

DPD did not release any suspect information for either shooting.

Anyone with information on either shooting 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. 

> Additional Crime Stoppers bulletins can be found here. 

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