Denver woman in shooting death of man at casino hotel in Black Hawk

Colleen Loris

A woman was in the Gilpin County Jail Tuesday night after police in Black Hawk say she shot and killed a man at the Isle casino hotel earlier in the day.

Black Hawk police say 26-year-old Tony Velasquez of Thornton died. Colleen Loris, 43, of Denver, was arrested in the shooting.

Investigators say she’s an acquaintance of the victim.

She faces numerous charges including 2nd Degree Murder.