2 arrests made in Highway 24 homicide

EL PASO COUNTY, Colo. (KKTV) - Two people have been arrested in connection to a homicide investigation after a body was found off Highway 24 in El Paso County.

On Thursday, the sheriff's office booked 25-year-old Anthony Loya on the charges of first-degree murder and conspiracy to commit murder. The sheriff's office also booked 34-year-old Jorge Galvan-Flores on an arrest warrant for the charge of possession of weapons by a previous offender, as it relates to the homicide.

The body of 23-year-old Lawrence D. Gloster II was found on April 8 in the 21800 block of East Highway 24.

This is still an ongoing investigation and the sheriff's office is urging the community to be vigilant. If you see anything out of the ordinary for your area or have any information you feel might be pertinent to this investigation, please contact the sheriff's office at 719-390-5555.