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Russell Wilson Reacts To Death Of Legendary Broncos QB

Marlin Briscoe, the first Black quarterback to start a modern professional football game, died Monday at the age of 76. His daughter, Angela Marriott, confirmed to the Associated Press that Briscoe died of a California hospital after facing circulation issues in his legs. Briscoe began his career with the Denver...
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Broncos React To Death Of Legendary Franchise Quarterback

Marlin Briscoe, the first Black starting quarterback in modern American football, died Monday at the age of 76. Drafted by the AFL's Denver Broncos as a cornerback, Briscoe threw for 1,589 yards and a 14 touchdowns in 1968's rookie season. The team said they were "heartbroken" to learn of Briscoe's death in a statement posted on Twitter.
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Gas station clerk describes truck theft & shooting in Denver

DENVER (CBS4) – Denver Police say one man was shot at a gas station near 9th Avenue and Sheridan Boulevard on Monday. Police say the victim’s injuries do not appear to be life threatening. Investigators say a suspect tried to steal the victim’s vehicle when he was paying for gas. A second suspect in a separate vehicle later ran into the victim’s vehicle, police say. An employee at the gas station was cashing out the owner of a red pickup before he darted outside. The employee says she saw a woman driving away in his truck. (credit: CBS) The truck’s owner tried to stop...

Aurora Police Investigating After Three Shot At City Park

AURORA, Colo. (CBS4) – Aurora Police are working a triple shooting at City Park near 16th and Dayton. It happened Monday evening. #APDAlert Officers from all 3 Districts are investigating a shooting that occurred @ City Park, Dayton/16th. 2 adult males & 1 adult female (early 20s) were shot. If you witnessed or have info, call @CrimeStoppersCO, or talk to PD on scene. — Aurora Police Dept (@AuroraPD) June 28, 2022 APD said it happened when a large gathering of people were at the park. Three people, two men and a woman, were hit. All have non-life threatening injuries but were taken to the hospital for evaluation. There is no suspect information at this time.

Alan ‘Haley’ Mill Held On $1 Million Bond After Alleged Hit-And-Run Of Cyclists

JEFFERSON COUNTY, Colo (CBS4) – The suspect driver wanted in a collision with two cyclists on Highway 40 earlier this month remains in custody on a $1 million cash bond. Alan “Haley” Mill, 38, was arrested last week after a Medina Alert. Alan ‘Haley’ Mill (credit: Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office) Mill is facing several charges including first-degree aggravated assault with a weapon, hit-and-run serious bodily injury and a parole violation. A sheriff’s office spokesperson confirmed for CBS4 that Mill is the registered owner of the gray Ford Escape which injured the cyclists west of Denver, one of them, a woman, critically on June...

Aurora police investigate fatal shooting

A shooting Sunday in Aurora left a 20-year-old woman dead, according to the Aurora Police Department. The shooting occurred around 11:45 p.m. near North Ursula Street and East 13th Place, police said. The victim was taken to a hospital, where she later died. The Arapahoe County Coroner's Office will release...

Deadly Shooting Investigated In Aurora

AURORA, Colo. (CBS4)– Police in Aurora are investigating a shooting that left one woman dead. The shooting happened before midnight Sunday near 13th Place and Ursula Street. Police told CBS4 that the woman’s friends brought her to the hospital with gunshot wounds. She died at the hospital. What happened leading up to the shooting is being investigated. The woman’s name has not been released.

Blink-182 reacts to Colorado Avalanche Stanley Cup victory

DENVER — "All the Small Things" is a big deal for Colorado Avalanche fans, and the punk band who released the 1999 hit had something to say after the Avs' Stanley Cup victory. Blink-182 got on social media to offer their congratulations Monday, the day after the Avs beat...

Central 70 Project celebrated, construction nears completion

The Colorado Department of Transportation is celebrating the near completion of the Central 70 Project. The White House infrastructure coordinator was invited to see the major milestone. The project improves safety through the 10-mile stretch between I-25 and Chambers Road by widening lanes and shoulders as well as improving ramps and bridges. On Wednesday, the focus was on the impact of the neighborhoods and how the project also helped improve connectivity while adding bike routes and sidewalks. Gov. Jared Polis, Senator Michael Bennet, Denver Mayor Michael Hancock, Rep. Diana DeGette all welcomed White House Senior Advisor and Infrastructure Coordinator Mitch Landrieu to Colorado on Wednesday morning. Highways have a history of issues with racial justice. "They came through neighborhoods, tore neighborhoods up, divided neighborhoods. ended and destroyed businesses and the livelihoods of many people without apology or without engagement," Denver Mayor Michael Hancock. Hancock said that's why it was important that neighborhoods impacted have such a loud voice. The project also adds one new Express Lane in each direction, removes the aging 57-year-old viaduct and lowers the interstate between Brighton and Colorado boulevards.The Central 70 Project cost more than $1 billion. 

Fire at Englewood trash facility extinguished

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. — After nearly 24 hours, firefighters finally extinguished a large fire that broke out at a waste facility in Englewood. The fire started burning Monday afternoon at the Waste Management facility on Union Avenue between Federal Boulevard and Santa Fe Drive. It was extinguished Tuesday afternoon. At...