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18-year-old man dies after shooting in southeast Denver

The shooting happened Sunday afternoon at an apartment complex on Dartmouth Avenue, police said.

DENVER — A man who was killed in a shooting at an apartment complex in southeast Denver Sunday afternoon has been identified.

Denver Police (DPD) said the shooting happened around 3 p.m. on Sept. 12 at an apartment complex in the 10700 block of East Dartmouth Avenue, east of the intersection with Havana Street. That's north of Cherry Creek Reservoir.

According to the coroner's office, the victim was eventually taken by ambulance from the 9100 block of East Florida Avenue to the Medical Center of Aurora where he was pronounced dead.

He was identified Monday as 18-year-old Harold Brown IV. The coroner said his cause of death was a gunshot wound and ruled his death a homicide.

Due to the ongoing investigation, they are not releasing any information about the circumstances surrounding the shooting. 

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. 

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

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