Second Judical District
201 W, Colfax Ave, Dept. 801
Denver, CO 80202
February 7, 2018 Contact: Ken Lane, 720-913-9025
NEWS RELEASE –
February 7, 2018
Contact: Ken Lane, 720-913-9025
DISTRICT ATTORNEY MCCANN ISSUES OFFICER-INVOLVED SHOOTING LETTER
Investigation and Decision Re June 2017 Shooting of Stephanie Lopez and Marta Sanchez
The legal review of the officer-involved shooting that occurred on June 30, 2017, in the area of W. Louisiana Avenue and South Bannock Street has been completed. A copy of the decision letter from Denver District Attorney Beth McCann to Littleton Police Department Chief of Police Doug Stephens and to Englewood Police Department Chief of Police John Collins is attached and posted at denverda.org (NewsMedia) along with the investigation protocol.
District Attorney McCann concluded that the shooting was legally justified for the reasons outlined in the letter.