Multiple People Shot, 1 dead, 1 stabbed in Denver

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Multiple People Shot, 1 dead, 1 stabbed in Denver

One person is dead, multiple people shot, and one stabbed at the Denver Coliseum in Colorado.Witnesses say it was between biker gangs. The Colorado Motorcycle Expo and the Western Stock Show are going on at the same complex, but the events have been evacuated and cancelled.

A live charity event, the Biker Down auction, was to take place from 1:15 – 2:45 p.m. Mountain Time. At least 9 people were transported to area hospitals, primarily Denver Health.  

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View of police cars at the Denver Coliseum after multiple people wounded – photo via CBS

The hospital campus went into lockdown and a large contingent of police surrounded the ER entrance.

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Police surround the entrance to Denver Health -photo via CBS

The Motorcycle event has been billed as “The largest motorcycle show & swap in the Rocky Mountain Region with antiques, custom motorcycles- live music auction- much, much more!” It was supposed to run through Sunday at 7 p.m.

Police held a press conference, but would only confirm that one person was deceased, and that multiple people had been wounded. Names have not been released.

 

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Multiple people wounded at the Colorado Motorcycle Expo -Twitter photo

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