A public safety alert has been issued for a suspect that is on the loose in an armed robbery that resulted in a police officer being shot in Arvada. The incident took place at W. 80th Avenue and Kipling Street this morning.

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After the shooting occurred, the suspect fled by vehicle in what has been described as a gold or silver Chevrolet Equinox with front end damage and no rear license plate. The vehicle was last seen traveling northbound on Kipling. If you see the vehicle, you are being urged to call 911.

The off-duty officer shot from the Denver Police Department was transported to Denver Health Medical Center. He is currently in stable condition with non-life-threatening injuries.

Source: Denver Channel