Teen suspected of killing 2 people in Colorado Springs

Fountain Springs Apartment scene 11/2/201
Fountain Springs Apartment scene 11/2/201(KKTV/Jon Modic)
Published: Nov. 2, 2021 at 3:43 AM MDT|Updated: Dec. 1, 2021 at 10:24 PM MST
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COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (KKTV) - Two people were found dead after a reported shooting at an eastern Colorado Springs apartment.

Colorado Springs Police responded a report of a shooting at the Fountain Springs Apartments, near Highway 24 and Jet Wing Drive, around 12:30 a.m. Nov. 2. Officers on scene found two men dead.

Detectives from the Violent Crimes Homicide Assault Unit responded and assumed the investigation.

Police identified the victims Tuesday as 54-year-old Leroy Law and 20-year-old Darius Cheatem.

On Nov. 30, an arrest warrant was issued for a 15-year-old. The suspect was already at the Zebulon Pike Youth Services Center where he was being held on unrelated charges. Police did not publicly identify the suspect.

Anyone with information that can help in the case is urged to call the Colorado Springs Police Department at 719-444-7000 or Crime Stoppers at 719-634-STOP.

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