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Detectives investigate shooting death at Adams County motel

No suspects have been arrested in connection with the incident at the Primrose Motel on Federal Boulevard.

ADAMS COUNTY, Colo. — Detectives with the Adams County Sheriff's Office (ACSO) are investigating a shooting at a motel that left a man dead Friday.

According to a sheriff's office release, deputies responded to the Primrose Motel at Federal Boulevard and West 55th Avenue at around 4:15 p.m. for a report of a man with a gunshot wound. 

The release said when they got there, they found a man in a vehicle with a gunshot wound to the head. He later died at a hospital.

The ACSO laboratory and crime scene team responded to process the scene and witnesses, patrons and others were questioned, the release said, and some people who were there when the shooting happened were detained. No arrests have been made.

A spokesperson for the sheriff's office said detectives are trying to determine what led up to the shooting.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Adams County dispatch center at 303-288-1535.

Metro Denver Crime Stoppers

People who have information can also 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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