News Flash module icon

To see older press releases, visit our archived press release page.
News Flash Home
The original item was published from 7/13/2022 11:13:53 AM to 7/13/2022 11:14:48 AM.

News Flash

City of Brighton Press Releases

Posted on: July 13, 2022

[ARCHIVED] ?Brighton Police investigate homicide at Ken Mitchell Park

PD_Image

The Brighton Police Department (BPD) is investigating a homicide that occurred on July 12, 2022, just before 9:30 p.m. at Ken Mitchell Park located at 889 Kinglet Court in Brighton. BPD was dispatched to the park on a report of a male shot and unresponsive. At the park, BPD officers found a 17-year-old male fatally shot. BPD is working with the Adams County Coroner’s Office to identify the deceased male and make that information public.

Witnesses reported hearing an argument between the victim and an unknown suspect before hearing gunfire. Detectives worked overnight interviewing witnesses and gathering evidence. At this time, no suspect has been identified. This is still an active investigation. BPD does not believe there is an ongoing threat to the public

Residents near Ken Mitchell Park are asked to check their video surveillance systems for any footage that may assist the investigation. BPD also urge anyone with information on this homicide to contact our Investigation Division at 303-655-8740.  Witnesses can also submit tips anonymously through Denver Metro Crime Stoppers at 720-913-7867 or by visiting metrodenvercrimestoppers.com.

Facebook Twitter Email

Other News in City of Brighton Press Releases

Police Investigate Shooting (Follow-Up)

Posted on: December 29, 2022
CoronaVirus

Coronavirus (COVID-2019) Updates

Posted on: May 26, 2020