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1 man grazed by shots fired near Colorado Capitol, police say

Police are investigating after gunshots were fired in the area of Colfax and Broadway Monday afternoon.

DENVER — The Denver Police Department said officers are investigating after gunshots were fired near the Colorado State Capitol Monday afternoon.

DPD said gunshots were reported near the intersection of Broadway and Colfax around 3:40 p.m.

Police initially said there were no injuries reported. Later Monday, they said one man suffered a suspected graze wound. 

A shelter in place was briefly put in place at the Capitol out of an abundance of caution. It was lifted as of 4:06 p.m., the Colorado State Patrol said.

Police said the circumstances and suspect information remain under investigation. No arrests have been made.

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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. 

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

> Additional Crime Stoppers bulletins can be found here. 

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