News Flash module icon

To see older press releases, visit our archived press release page.

News Flash

City of Brighton Press Releases

Posted on: May 13, 2021

Brighton Police investigate shooting

PD_Image

On Wednesday, May 12, 2021, at approximately 7:00 p.m. Brighton Police officers were dispatched to the 200 block of N. 5th Avenue reference a shooting. Officers found a shooting had occurred, and a male victim received minor injuries due to the shooting. The male victim left before the arrival of police and medical services.

Officers received information that the suspect vehicle was spotted at the Brentwood Townhomes in the 2100 block of Bridge Street. As officers checked the area for the suspect, a Code Red Alert was issued asking the residents to shelter in place. Detectives confirmed the suspect was not in the area and believed to be outside of the Brighton area. The shelter in place was lifted at approximately 10:00 p.m., and residents were notified with a Code Red Alert.

Detectives were also able to establish the involved parties knew each other, and BPD does not believe there is an active threat to the community. The names of the involved parties are being withheld at this time as the investigations continue.

Anyone with information about this shooting is urged to contact the Brighton Police Department at (303) 288-1535.

###

Facebook Twitter Email

Other News in City of Brighton Press Releases

OasisLG-NF

Oasis still seeking lifeguards

Posted on: May 12, 2021
summerfest-nf

Summerfest coming June 5th

Posted on: May 7, 2021
speak qpr

SPEAK Week to offer QPR training

Posted on: April 9, 2021
SPEAK_Walk

SPEAK Week to kick off April 26

Posted on: April 2, 2021
garden-in-a-box-2-nF

Garden in a Box kits soon for sale

Posted on: February 5, 2021
CoronaVirus

Coronavirus (COVID-2019) Updates

Posted on: May 26, 2020
Police lights

Police investigating shooting

Posted on: December 23, 2020
Police lights

Armed carjacking

Posted on: December 21, 2020
xmas-tree-recycling

Go green and recycle your Christmas tree

Posted on: December 10, 2020
Virtual Turkey Trot 2020

2020 Turkey Trot 5K goes virtual

Posted on: October 14, 2020
Police lights

Arrest made in child abuse investigation

Posted on: September 22, 2020