Heavy police presence in Brighton for barricaded subject – The Denver Post

BRIGHTON, Colo. — The Brighton Police Department is responding to a report of a barricaded subject near S. 27th Avenue and Bromley Lane.

The Littleton Police Department confirmed it has officers on scene investigating the standoff in connection with the shooting that seriously injured an officer Monday. The department is looking for Rigoberto Valles Dominguez, 33, who is suspected of shooting Officer David Snook multiple times while officers responded to a call for shots fired in the area of 183 W. Powers Avenue in Littleton. Another officer, Cpl. Jeff Farmer, also injured his knee during the incident.

Brighton officers are working to establish communication with the barricaded subject through negotiators. It’s unclear if the subject is Dominguez.

There is a heavy police presence in the area, and 27th Avenue is shut down.

Drivers should use Sable Boulevard or Prairie Center Parkway to avoid the area.

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