One man found dead after reports of gunfire near University of Denver

The incident happened at the northern edge of the University of Denver campus, between Magness Arena and I-25.

Scene of a shooting on Champa between 16th and 17th. (Kevin J. Beaty/Denverite)

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Denver police found a man dead at 2105 E. Buchtel Blvd. late Friday night when they responded to a call reporting gunfire.

The man’s death is being investigated as a homicide.

The incident happened at the northern edge of the University of Denver campus, between Magness Arena and I-25.

No arrests have been made and no information is available on a suspect as of 9:30 a.m. Saturday.

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