1 Dead, 2 Critical In Separate Shootings Just Hours After Peace Rally

CBS Denver

DENVER (CBS4) – Two separate shootings that are most likely gang-related left one person dead and two others injured following a peace rally in the Cole neighborhood Tuesday night.

The first shooting happened at 33rd Avenue and Krameria Street in North Park Hill. About an hour later another shooting happened at 35th Avenue and Williams Street in the Cole neighborhood.

The scene Tuesday night at 33rd Avenue and Krameria Street (credit: Kelly Werthmann) The scene Tuesday night at 33rd Avenue and Krameria Street (credit: Kelly Werthmann)

Wednesday morning police wouldn’t confirm if the two shootings were connected, but they’re certainly looking into that possibility, and if they’re gang-related. Police said prior to the shootings they had already stepped up police presence in the area.

The shooting at 33rd and Krameria happened just before 9 p.m. and left one man in critical condition, but he’s expected to survive. Police said they don’t have a suspect description.

The second shooting at 35th and Williams happened…

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