APD Shoots armed man on south Havana St. 01/03/15

01/03/15 Denver, CO – An armed-man was shot by an Aurora Police officer on the Denver side of S. Havana St. early this morning.  According to Denver Police who are investigating the officer-involved shooting, the incident began around 2:30AM this morning when both Denver Police and the Aurora Police Department (APD) received a report of shots-fired in the vicinity of an apartment complex located at 955 S. Havana Street in Denver.  APD co-responded to the call with Denver PD as it is located on the Denver/Aurora border of this stretch of S. Havana St.  Upon arrival an Aurora officer observed an armed-man in the courtyard of the Meridian Gardens apartment complex and fired upon the armed-man striking him once.  The man was transported to a local hospital with non-life threatening injuries.  The shooting scene was taken over by Denver PD for investigation and processing.  No other information is available as of this writing.  Shane Anthony reporting AuroraNews1.com

Below an Aurora Sergeant stands by at the officer-involved shooting scene on S. Havana St.  Photo by Shane Anthony AuroraNews1.com

APD Stands by at the officer-involved shooting scene at 955 S. Havana St.

APD Stands by at the officer-involved shooting scene at 955 S. Havana St. Photo by Shane Anthony AuroraNews1.com

Below is a slideshow of the APD and Denver officer-involved shooting scene on S. Havana St. this morning.  Click on any image to launch the slideshow.  Photos by Shane Anthony AuroraNews1.com

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