(CBS4) – A suspect is in custody after a construction employee was shot north of Denver in Adams County on Monday morning. It happened at a construction facility behind the Adolescent Day Treatment Center on 7840 Pecos Street and the facility was put on lockdown.
Update- Shooting occurred behind the Treatment Center at construction site not inside the facility. Construction employee was shot and transported .Positive ID on suspect in custody.READ MORE: Rep. Jason Crow Wants Bill That Would Let Victims Sue Gun Manufacturers And Dealers For Illegal Use Of Firearms
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There was no immediate word on the shooting victim’s condition, but police said they were taken to the hospital.MORE NEWS: Denver Mayor Michael Hancock Joins Other Mayors Asking Biden To Be Included In Climate Migration Study
Authorities asked the public to avoid the area.