Aurora Police is investigating a shooting that left a woman dead on Aurora’s near west side, early Sunday morning.
Just after 12:20 a.m., Aurora Police’s telecom center received reports of a woman shot in the 400 block of Florida Avenue. Officers responded to the scene and found a woman suffering from a gunshot wound. Aurora Fire Department paramedics pronounced the woman dead on the scene.
Aurora Police Department detectives responded to the scene and began interviewing potential witnesses, canvassing the area and investigating the specific circumstances of the incident. Evidence Technicians from Aurora Police’s Evidence Unit also responded to the scene to identify and collect forensic evidence from the shooting.
Detectives are still investigating the circumstances of the incident. Anyone with any potential information about the shooting is asked to call Aurora Police’s Investigations Division at 630-256-5500. You can also call Crime Stoppers at 630-892-1000 to leave information anonymously.
Crime Stoppers offers cash rewards up to $5,000 and anonymity to citizens who furnish information leading to the arrest of felony crime offenders and the capture of felony fugitives.