The Arapahoe County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a shooting at Cherry Creek State Park that occurred just before 7:20 p.m. on Sunday, Aug. 13, near the west boat ramp inside the park. Deputies originally responded to assist park rangers, but ACSO will be the lead in this investigation.
One adult victim was transported to an area hospital. Their condition is not available at this time. Based on information gathered at the scene, the suspect left the area after the shooting. Information about what led up to the shooting is not available. Investigators are not releasing suspect information, as this remains an active investigation.
Investigators would like to speak with any other people who were in the park at the time and may information. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Arapahoe County Sheriff’s Office at 303-795-4711.
No additional information is available and no updates are expected prior to Monday, Aug. 14.