2 shot in Denver on South Federal Boulevard

DENVER (KDVR) — Emergency crews were responding to a shooting on South Federal Boulevard on Wednesday afternoon.

Denver police confirmed the shooting investigation in the 800 block of South Federal at West Kentucky Avenue. Two people, a man and a woman, were transported to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries, according to the Denver Police Department.

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FOX31’s Greg Nieto arrived on the scene at a strip mall that includes a convenience store, restaurant, insurance business and gas station and is across the street from a fire station. The entire lot was blocked by police tape.

FOX31 learned from a witness that just after 3 p.m. there was some sort of a dispute between two people, one of whom picked up a rock and the other, a firearm. That’s when the shooting took place.

The entire lot was blocked by police tape. (KDVR)

Denver Fire Department told FOX31 it responded and helped treat the patients.

FOX31 is working to learn more about possible suspects and the circumstances of the shooting.

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