Two children killed in Denver shooting, third child in critical condition

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Multiple fatalities are being reported after a shooting near near East 50th Avenue and Pearl Street in the Globeville neighborhood of Denver, Colorado. At least two children are reportedly dead and authorities are on the scene.

BREAKING: Multiple people shot in Denver – more than 1 child among the dead – @denverpolice [email protected]kdvr twitter.com/KDVR/status/29…

— NewsBreaker (@newsbreaker) February 6, 2013

Denver Police tell CBS 4’s that more than 1 child confirmed dead in #Globevilleshooting at 49th & Pearl.vine.co/v/bn1x9dHPrEJ

— CBSDenver (@CBSDenver) February 6, 2013

Denver Police investigating a shooting at 4920 Pearl Street in Denver’s Globeville neighborhood, at least three dead. CBS 4 on scene.

— CBSDenver (@CBSDenver) February 6, 2013

DPD: multiple people dead, including at least 2 children at 49th&Pearl shooting. 1 child taken to hospital. Live report at 8:25am on 7News.

— Tyler Lopez (@nonstopTLo) February 6, 2013

#Denver PD investigating shooting scene at house with multiple victims; few details denverpost.com/breakingnews/c… twitter.com/NewsBell/statu…

— John Bell (@NewsBell) February 6, 2013

ABC affiliate in Denver reports a child was seen being carried out of a Denver home on a stretcher after a reported shooting.

— Chandi Lowry WTVM(@ChandiLowryWTVM) February 6, 2013

Twitchy will monitor this developing news and update as more details become available.

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One report indicates the victims are a mother and two children.

#mother and 2 kids dead in Denver #murdersuicide this morning details this hour @kdvr twitter.com/ShaulTurner/st…

— Shaul Turner (@ShaulTurner) February 6, 2013

Police confirm that three are dead, including two children. Another child is said to be injured.

Police: @ least 2 children found dead, another injured after reports of shooting @ Denver home – @denverpost bit.ly/VUEdHv

— Elizabeth Campbell (@ElizabethWJXT4) February 6, 2013

This is the scene of a shooting that claimed 3 lives, including 2 children in Denver this morning. @wfaachannel8 twitter.com/jsass42/status…

— Jon Sasser (@jsass42) February 6, 2013

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There are some reports that this was a murder-suicide, but police have not confirmed.

Sad news.Woman & 2 kids dead in Denver shooting.1 child in hospital.Police not searching for suspect but won’t confirm murder suicide.

— Will Ripley (@willripley) February 6, 2013

The Denver ABC affiliate is now reporting that four people are dead, including three children.

#BREAKINGNEWS Police say 4 people shot at home. 3 kids, 1 woman were killed. Another child taken to hospital. #Denvershooting

— 7NEWS DenverChannel (@DenverChannel) February 6, 2013

Other news sources are not reporting four dead at this time.

Children killed in Denver shooting were younger than 10 years old, reports @9news on.wusa9.com/VIqabr

— wusa9 (@wusa9) February 6, 2013

A surviving child is in critical condition at the hospital:

Denver police say adult women & 2 kids appear to have been shot to death in house at 49th & Pearl.3rd child in critical at Denver Health.

— Lance Hernandez (@lancehernandez7) February 6, 2013

The official word from Denver P.D.: Three victims, including two children, were pronounced dead at the scene. One child is hospitalized.

UPDATE: Watch Chief White speaking to the media about the death investigation in the 4900 block of Pearl St.youtu.be/TJuR8pXUMRU

— Denver Police Dept (@DenverPolice) February 6, 2013

UPDATE: New info about death investigation (49th and Pearl) – video interview withMajor Crimes Investigations Commander youtu.be/-dvndzheBe8

— Denver Police Dept (@DenverPolice) February 6, 2013

Read more: http://twitchy.com/2013/02/06/at-least-two-children-reportedly-dead-in-denver-shooting/

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