gun crime


AURORA | A man convicted of attempted murder for shooting an Aurora Central High School student in front of the school in 2010 has been sentenced to 35 years in prison. Luis Guzman-Rincon, 20, received the sentence last week in Arapahoe County District Court. In August, Guzman-Rincon was convicted of six counts of attempted murder […]


AURORA | A man found dead Saturday night was shot to death, according to the Arapahoe County coroner. Carlos Lamont Muse, 38, was found dead around 11:15 p.m. Saturday in the 10300 block of East Jewell Avenue, Aurora police and the coroner said. An autopsy confirmed Muse died of a gunshot wound, the coroner said. […]


AURORA | The last of three suspects who faced murder charges for the 2009 slaying of a man at an East Colfax Avenue motel has accepted a plea deal with prosecutors. Prosecutors said Riley Godfrey, 30, pleaded guilty Sept. 14 to first-degree burglary and first-degree assault with a deadly weapon in connection with the slaying […]


Man charged in fatal crash

A man who police say caused a fatal crash as he sped away from a north Aurora shooting is facing three felony charges related to the crash, according to records. George West, 29, was formally charged Tuesday with vehicular homicide, vehicular eluding and leaving the scene of an accident involving death. According to court records, […]


AURORA | The trial for a man accused of shooting an Aurora Central High School student in front of the school in 2010 is underway in Arapahoe County. Luis Guzman-Rincon’s trial started early this week in Arapahoe County District Court and is scheduled to continue at least through Aug. 15, according to court records. Guzman-Rincon, […]


AURORA | Police arrested a 23-yar-old man Thursday night who they say shot two people on East Colfax Avenue earlier this week. Mickell Johnson, 23, was arrested around 9:15 p.m. Thursday on several charges, including attempted murder, police said. Officers from the department’s fugitive team and the Gang Unit arrested Johnson, police said. Police say […]


AURORA | A man who police say caused a fatal crash as he sped away from a north Aurora shooting is due in court later this month. George West, 29, was arrested on suspicion of vehicular homicide following the July 28 crash that left Candace Stuart, 66, dead. West was later released from jail after the […]