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Owner of Denver sushi bar arrested in fatal shooting

Kieran Nicholson
The Denver Post

The owner of a downtown Denver sushi bar has been arrested on suspicion of murder after a fatal shooting in his restaurant.

Yan De Yang, 40, owner of Chopsticks and Sushi Restaurant, 1630 Welton St., is the suspect in a shooting death Thursday at his eatery, Denver Police said in a media release.

The shooting, just off Denver’s busy 16th St. Mall, happened at about 3:30 p.m. and caused a commotion downtown as police shut down two blocks on Welton Street to investigate the homicide.

Dozens of bystanders crowded against yellow police tape to survey the scene.

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