AURORA, Colo. (CBS4) – Two men are charged in connection with a fatal shootout in Aurora this summer. Dontavious Hetzel (28) and Master Titus Uriah Martin (20) are both in police custody.
On July 5, investigators said a 31-year-old man was shot dead on East Colfax Avenue on North Beeler Street around 1:45 a.m. The victim later died in hospital.
The Aurora Police Department issued an arrest warrant for Martin on July 10th. He was arrested in September and charged with first degree murder.
Hetzel was arrested Monday in Georgia and is awaiting extradition to Colorado. He is charged with first degree murder.
“We would like to thank our Georgia law enforcement partners for their work and our Serious Crime Detectives for their continued commitment to this case,” APD said in a press release Tuesday.