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1 of 2 people killed in Denver shooting identified

Three people were shot near the North Park Hill neighborhood early Wednesday morning.
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DENVER — The Denver Police Department (DPD) is investigating a deadly shooting that happened early Wednesday morning.

The shooting happened in the 3200 block of Locust Street, according to a tweet from DPD. That's near Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard and Monaco Parkway.

At about 2:50 a.m., DPD sent out the first tweet about the shooting, saying that two victims had been transported to the hospital.

About two hours later, police updated that a third victim had been located and taken to the hospital. 

One of the first two victims found, a man, died at the hospital, police said. He was identified on Nov. 10 as 30-year-old William O'Keefe. According to the coroner, he died from a gunshot wound.

On Friday, police said another man had died from the shooting. The third victim is in critical condition, according to police.

The shooting is being investigated as a homicide. Police have not released any information about a suspect in the shooting and said that no one has been arrested.

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