A man was shot dead during rival protests between left- and right-wing groups in Denver (Colorado) on Saturday, October 10. The shooting occurred near the courtyard of the Denver Art Museum as protests were reportedly winding down, with police having largely kept the rival groups apart. The exact circumstances of the shooting are unclear, although it has been reported that a private security guard for a local television station has been detained in connection with the incident.
Further unrest is possible in the near term, which could result in further associated violence.
Those in Denver are advised to monitor the situation, avoid protests and large gatherings as a precaution, and heed all instructions issued by local authorities.
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