Police: Man who shot at cops suspected in an earlier shooting

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COMMERCE CITY, Colo. (AP) — Police say a man wounded by police after he allegedly fired on officers investigating a fatal shooting in suburban Denver is suspected of being involved in the earlier shooting.

Police in Commerce City said Wednesday the 27-year-old man remained hospitalized following the shooting a day earlier but was expected to recover from multiple gunshot wounds.

The man allegedly shot at the officers as they were questioning a person matching the description of a possible suspect in the first shooting.

Police say a bullet went through the sleeve of one officer’s uniform, but the officer wasn’t injured.

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