Denver Police Arrest Suspect in 1400 North Xenia Street Homicide

Published on February 02, 2024

Denver – Friday, February 2, 2024 – Today, the Denver Police Department announces the arrest of Charles Dorsey (DOB: 11/9/84) for the fatal shooting of a 29-year-old female, which occurred early this morning, February 2, 2024.

At approximately 12:29 a.m., Denver Police officers responded to investigate a reported shooting outside of an apartment building in the 1400 block of North Xenia Street. When officers arrived, they located an adult female victim suffering from a gunshot wound. The victim was transported to a local hospital where she was pronounced deceased. The incident is being investigated as a domestic-violence related homicide as it appears the suspect and victim were known to each other and involved in a relationship.

Responding officers encountered Charles Dorsey upon their arrival at the scene, and as a result of information learned through the ensuing investigation, Dorsey was formally arrested and is now being held in custody for Investigation of First-Degree Murder. The final determination of charges will be made by the Denver District Attorney’s Office.