Arvada police shoot, kill man who had a knife near 56th Avenue

A car-jacking suspect who police say had a large knife is dead after authorities shot them Wednesday morning.

According to Arvada Police, one of their officers shot and killed the person in the 6800 block of West 56th Avenue, near the city limits of Denver.

No Arvada officers were injured in the incident.

Two APD Officers have been put on administrative leave, they did not provide the names of those officers.

The coroner’s office has yet to provide the name of the person who was killed.

Officials say they will provide more details later Wednesday.

The Jefferson County Critical Incident Response Team is investigating the case.

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