Crime

Red Rocks shooting: Jeffco sheriff's office on illegal-search claims, hunt for gunman

We've been reporting about a triple shooting at Red Rocks last week in which hip-hop artist Schoolboy Q was the likely target. Two Westword writers were caught in the delays that followed the incident, including our Bree Davies, who says she didn't get out of the area until 2:30 a.m. and was only allowed to do so after she was asked to step out of her car so that it could be searched.

We asked Jefferson County Sheriff's Office spokeswoman Jacki Kelley to take us through the incident step by step, and her account differs substantially from the one Davies offers.

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Michael Roberts has written for Westword since October 1990, serving stints as music editor and media columnist. He currently covers everything from breaking news and politics to sports and stories that defy categorization.
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