Ty Matthew Martinez
"Sweet kid with a big heart"
One of seven children, he was “an outgoing young man” with “positive vibes.”
On March 17, 2018, Ty Matthew Martinez, 17, was driving a silver sedan on Colfax Avenue in Denver, Colorado. Police said he “appeared to be fleeing” another car. Gunshots were fired. Martinez was shot and crashed his car into a building. He was pronounced dead at Denver Health Medical Center. The gunshot killed him, the medical examiner said.