COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (KKTV) - A 16-year-old has been arrested for murder after the victim in a shooting near a Colorado Springs YMCA died from his injuries.
The victim was identified Thursday by the Colorado Springs Police Department as 28-year-old Alexis Torres Sosa. The suspect's name has not been released due to his age.
The shooting happened in the 2100 block of Jet Wing Drive on March 23, but police weren't notified until the victim showed up at an urgent care facility near Austin Bluffs and Academy, about 15 minutes away from the scene. Torres Sosa had been shot in the head and was quickly transported to the hospital after officers got to the urgent care and saw his condition.
Torres Sosa succumbed to his injuries on March 26. The teen suspect was arrested on the 31st and faces first-degree murder charges.
Investigators believe the victim and shooter knew each other.
If you have any information that can help police you're asked to call 719-444-7000 or 7190634-STOP.