Second Judical District
201 W, Colfax Ave, Dept. 801
Denver, CO 80202
January 5, 2018 Contact: Ken Lane, 720-913-9025
DISTRICT ATTORNEY MCCANN ISSUES OFFICER-INVOLVED SHOOTING LETTER
Investigation and Decision Re August 2017 Shooting of Armando Vigil
The legal review of the officer-involved shooting that occurred on August 23, 2017, in the 1100 block of Sheridan Boulevard has been completed. A copy of the decision letter from Denver District Attorney Beth McCann to RTD Chief of Police and Emergency Management Bob Grado and to Allied Universal Transit Security is attached, and posted at DenverDA.org (News & Info) along with the investigation protocol.
District Attorney McCann concluded that the shooting was legally justified for the reasons outlined in the letter.