Colorado police officer killed in line of duty
ARVADA, Colo. (KDVR) – A police officer in Colorado was killed early Sunday morning while responding to a disturbance call.
According to the Arvada Police Department, the reported disturbance was located on the 6700 block of West 51st Avenue. Arvada is a city northwest of Denver.
The officer’s name was not immediately released, nor were any details of what led to the killing.
A procession was held from Lutheran Hospital to the Jefferson County Coroner’s Office.
The investigation is ongoing, but the department said it has taken a suspect into custody. The suspect’s identity was also not released Sunday morning.
Police plan to hold a press conference Sunday to give an update.
This is a developing story. Check back for updates.
Suggest a Correction