Englewood police arrest man accused of shooting, killing 21-year-old

Cordia Blash, 37, arrested on suspicion of first-degree murder

Posted

Englewood police arrested a 37-year-old man July 4 for allegedly shooting and killing a 21-year-old, the department said. 

The 21-year-old was identified by the Arapahoe County Coroner's Office as Kane Nathaniel Andres Acosta Woods.

Police said they responded to a call at 10:20 p.m. of a man who had been shot in a home in the 3600 block of South Sherman Street.

Officers on-scene said they found a 21-year-old man inside the home suffering from a gunshot wound in his upper body. Officers said the man stopped breathing and his pulse stopped. Police said they began life-saving efforts until Denver Fire medics arrived. 

He was transported to a hospital where he died, police said.

Police said 37-year-old Cordia Blash, who was in the home when police arrived, shot woods. Blash was arrested on suspicion of first-degree murder, police said. 

Englewood police, shooting, crime

Comments

Our Papers

Ad blocker detected

We have noticed you are using an ad blocking plugin in your browser.

The revenue we receive from our advertisers helps make this site possible. We request you whitelist our site.