(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: Denver Public Schools Begins New Year Without School Resource Officers
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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: Colorado State University Celebrates Topping Out At Spur Campus At National Western Complex
Authorities asked the public to avoid the area.