Detectives Looking for Suspect in Shooting on University Hill

Boulder Police detectives are asking for the public’s help to identify a man who shot at a community member on Halloween weekend.

At approximately 1:30 a.m. on Saturday, Oct. 28, a group of people tried to enter a home in the 900 block of Pennsylvania Avenue. The residents were having a gathering and refused to let the unknown people inside. That group began arguing with the people inside the home before a fight broke out on the front porch. A male from the unknown group pushed inside the house and fired one shot at a man inside, narrowly missing him.

Part of the altercation can be seen in this video

Detectives are asking for the public’s help to identify the people described below from this video:

  • man wearing red pants with a white stripe down the side,
  • the man seen wearing a yellow tuxedo-like costume,
  • the man with the white backpack and,
  • the woman with long hair.

The suspects were last seen leaving the area in a dark blue or grey Saturn sedan.

Anyone with any information related to this investigation is asked to contact Detective Byars at or 303-441-1970 reference case 23-1028.