2 police officers shot near Denver; suspect held

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DENVER (AP) — Authorities say two police officers in suburban Denver have been shot.

The Lakewood Police Department dispatch office says that the officers were shot Saturday night and the suspected shooter is in custody.

Officials had no information on the extent of the officers' injuries, or any other details on how the shooting occurred.

Local media reported that the violence in Lakewood, a few miles to the west of downtown Denver, occurred near the intersection of West Jewell Avenue and South Kipling Street.

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