Denver police question Uber driver who allegedly shot, killed a client on I-25 – The Denver Post


Denver police are questioning an Uber driver for investigation of allegedly fatally shooting a client early Friday morning on southbound Interstate 25, triggering a shutdown of the highway’s southbound lanes at University Boulevard through the commute, according to media reports.

The names of the Uber customer and driver have not been released. The shooting happened before 3 a.m. near the University exit. A car crashed into the concrete barrier at the median.

Denver police declined to confirm reports by several media outlets that the incident involved an Uber driver.

Marika Putnam, Denver police spokeswoman, said the highway will be closed at least through the rush hour while police look for evidence

This is a breaking news story that will be updated as new details are available.

Source : Denver Post