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2 arrested after fatal shooting in Aurora near Nome Park

AURORA, Colo. — Police have arrested two suspects in the case of a fatal shooting in Aurora Saturday, police said.

The shooting happened at the Weatherstone Apartments on E. 12th Avenue. near Nome Park around 1:20 a.m.

Police said responding officers found a woman who has been shot. She died at the scene, said Sgt. Chris Amsler of the Aurora Police Department.

An eyewitnesses was able to give police a description of the vehicle the woman’s killers used to leave the scene, said Amsler.  After a search, officers found the vehicle in the area of East 22nd Avenue and Billings Street.

Two men were seen running from the vehicle, Amsler said.

“Officers quickly contained the area and after an extensive search located both of the suspects and took them into custody without incident,” Amsler said.

No names have been released. Police said the investigation into the shooting will continue Saturday.

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