Police Arrest Three Men in Shooting Death of 23-Year-Old

By: KKTV 11 News Email
By: KKTV 11 News Email
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Police have arrested three men, who they say, are responsible for the shooting death of a 23-year-old man in Colorado Springs. The shooting happened late Thursday night.

Police tell 11 News Timothy Roath died from his wounds early Friday morning.

Cops have arrested three men on murder charges. 26-year-old Kirby Braithwaite and 29-year-old Anthony Swindle are being charged with First Degree Murder. And 20-year-old Quenton Heard is being charged with Accessory to First Degree Murder.

The shooting happened around 9:15 p.m. Thursday at the Park Ridge Apartments about two blocks north of the intersection of N. Academy & Maizeland.

Investigators still have not said what led up to the shooting. Police have said it appears Roath was targeted by the three men.

The El Paso Coroner’s Office has completed an autopsy on the victim and has ruled his death a homicide and the manner of death is due to a gunshot wound.

Photographs of the suspected murderers have not yet been released.

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