Incident

2-23-2020 Colorado Wheat Ridge 1-1

Location

February 23, 2020

3900 block of Quay St
Wheat Ridge, Colorado
Geolocation: 39.7713, -105.073

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Name: Jay Rossow
  • Age: 63
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Injured, Arrested

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Wounded/Injured
  • Suicide - Attempt
  • Officer Involved Incident
  • Officer Involved Shooting - subject/suspect/perpetrator shot
  • LOCKDOWN/ALERT ONLY: No GV Incident Occurred Onsite

Notes

Victim shot in hand; suspect barricaded in home; neighborhood placed on lockdown; suspect taken into custody after shooting self in head.

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: Unknown
  • Stolen: Unknown

District

Congressional District: 7
State Senate District: 20
State House District: 24