Aurora PD: Suspect charged in connection to death of man found in burned car in April

Courtney Hicks. Credit: Aurora police

AURORA, Colo. — A suspect has been charged in connection to the death of a man who was found dead inside a burned-out car in Aurora in April.

Courtney Hicks, 41, is charged with first-degree murder and arson, according to the Aurora Police Department.

On April 14, a fire was reported near East 58th Avenue and North Flanders Street, near Singletree Park.

After the fire was put out, the body of 55-year-old Michael Kellam II, of Highlands Ranch, was found inside.

In a separate case, a body was found inside a burned vehicle near Interstate 225 and East Colfax Avenue in Aurora on Sunday.

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