10 individuals were hurt in a shooting Tuesday in Denver as basketball fans commemorated the Nuggets’ very first NBA champion win, authorities stated.
Denver authorities stated the shooting happened at about 12:30 a.m.– simply over 3 hours after the video game– and was within a mile of Ball Arena, where the Nuggets beat the Miami Heat on Monday night.
3 of the victims remain in important conditions while the others are thought to have non-life-threatening injuries, authorities stated.
What occurred in the Denver shooting?
A suspect in the shooting was amongst the 6 individuals with non-life-threatening injuries, according to Denver authorities. The suspect was apprehended, authorities stated.
” As far as what led up to this run-in that led to the shots being fired, that’s still under examination at this time,” Denver Cops Department representative Doug Schepman stated. “It did happen in the location where we had biggest event of folks commemorating throughout the night.”
The shots were fired in a location in which a little crowd was collected and where revelers were gathering to bars after the video game, Schepman stated.
Contributing: The Associated Press