One person injured in southwest Denver shooting

A suspect is in Denver police custody.

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

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Denver police responded to the 700 block of South Lipan Street in Athmar Park, where one person was shot in the arm Saturday afternoon.

The suspect is in custody. Neither the victim nor the suspect have been identified.


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