EVERGREEN, Colo. (CBS4)– A shooting victim in Jefferson County was rushed to the hospital with life-threatening injuries on Sunday afternoon but did not survive.
Deputies with Jeffco Sheriff’s Office tell CBS4 that the public is not in any danger and that, “It’s going to take us a little time to figure this out.”READ MORE: Security Guard: Denver's Union Station 'Being Taken Over' By Crime & Drugs, Is 'Major Risk For Patrons'
The shooting is being investigated as a death investigation.READ MORE: Colorado Weather: Turning A Bit Cooler And Windy This Weekend Ahead Of Snow Chance Next Week
The shooting happened in the 7000 block of Highway 73 in Jefferson County after 4 p.m. Sunday. One person of interest is being interviewed by deputies.MORE NEWS: Demand For COVID Testing Increases With Arrival Of Omicron Variant
The circumstances surrounding the shooting remain under investigation. The victim has not been identified.