Officer and suspect in critical condition after Fort Lupton shooting


FORT LUPTON |  Various media are reporting that a shooting has left a Fort Lupton police officer and a suspect in critical condition.

Police reportedly responded to the 200 block of Ponderosa Place around 10:40 p.m. Monday after hearing of a person there armed with a gun.

When officers arrived at a home, a suspect began firing at them. One of the officers was shot, and officers returned fire.

Both were transported by helicopter to a hospital, where they were listed in critical condition.

No further information was available.