GJPD looking for suspect in Orchard Mesa shooting

By: Courtney Carter Email
By: Courtney Carter Email

Grand Junction, Colo. -- After reports of a shooting, officers found a victim with a gunshot wound in the 2690 Block of Highway 50 early Saturday morning.

The Grand Junction Police Department responded to reports of shots fired at approximately 2:40 a.m. at the 2700 block of Highway 50 on Orchard Mesa. Several officers conducted an investigation, but no suspect was immediately located.

The victim was transported to a local hospital with a gunshot wound, which did not appear to be life threatening.

If anyone has information about this shooting they can call the Grand Junction Police Department at 242-6707, call Crime Stoppers at 241-STOP, send the information via the web at www.241stop.com or text a tip to CRIMES (274637) with the word TIP729 in the message. The identity of the person providing the information will remain anonymous.

This incident is an ongoing investigation.

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