There was a fatal shooting in Denver, Colorado on Saturday.
"One person has died and two people are in custody after a shooting during dueling protests Saturday in downtown Denver, according to police and media reports. A man participating in what was billed as a 'Patriot Rally' sprayed mace at another man and that man shot him with a handgun," The Denver Post reported Saturday.
Update: This shooting is now being investigated as a Homicide. Updates will be posted as information comes available.— Denver Police Dept. (@Denver Police Dept.)1602369806.0
Two guns were reportedly recovered at the scene.
BREAKING: I saw at least one person shot as the rally was ending. I heard one gun shot. At least one person being a… https://t.co/imkk3VJe7g— Marc Sallinger (@Marc Sallinger)1602366477.0
"Police officials say it’s up to the district attorney to determine whether the male who allegedly shot the gun was doing so in self-defense," CBS Denver noted. "One group of protesters was calling for police reform while the other group of protesters was showing support for police. The rally held by the Patriot Muster group was ending."
Update: Further investigation has determined the suspect is a private security guard with no affiliation with Antif… https://t.co/GR2xTquhNe— Denver Police Dept. (@Denver Police Dept.)1602379318.0
Update: A private security guard, hired by 9NEWS, is being held as a suspect in the deadly shooting. A 9NEWS produc… https://t.co/W4G9csWruS— 9NEWS Denver (@9NEWS Denver)1602383560.0
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