Gunman critically injures woman, kills himself in downtown Denver shooting
Denver Health's public information officer, Dr. Eric Lavonas, confirmed during a press briefing that one person was critically injured and in emergency surgery.
Doug Schepman, spokesman for Denver Police Department, told reporters that the department received a report of an active shooter at 2:42 p.m. inside the Alliance Center at 1536 Wynkoop Street, a building with offices for various non-profit groups.
Schepman also confirmed that the victim in critical condition was a woman with multiple gunshot wounds, and that she was targeted by the shooter, a man.
YouTube user Craig Hawkins caught on video people evacuating from a building near 15th and Wynkoop, where the shooting occurred.
BREAKING UPDATE: Area of 15th & Wynkoop is an active crime scene. Roads in area will be closed for extended period. Avoid area. #Denver— Denver Police Dept. (@DenverPolice) June 28, 2016
SWAT officers were seen on nearby rooftops.