1 injured during shooting with police in Denver alley


DENVER  |  A shooting in a Denver alley involving police resulted in a woman being injured.

Denver Police Division Chief Ron Thomas says the incident occurred about 11:30 p.m. Thursday and involved a “significant number of bullets fired” when the woman turned around during a foot chase and fired at the officers.

Thomas says no officers were hurt but the woman suffered at least one bullet wound and was taken to a hospital. Her name and condition were not immediately released.

A second person was taken into custody.

Thomas says the incident began when officers were investigating a suspicious vehicle in a convenience store parking lot.

He says while questioning the two occupants in the vehicle, the woman jumped out and ran.