The sheriff’s office said the shooting happened around 12 a.m. early Monday morning outside of Rifle.
The victim and suspect were attending a Quinceanera when the shooting happened. The sheriff’s office said the victim was still alive when they arrived on scene. However, he was taken to the hospital where he was later pronounced dead.
The suspect, D’Antiago, or Dante, Lazaro Dominguez-Lopez, was arrested Tuesday morning, the sheriff’s office said.
The victim’s identity will be released by the coroner’s office following notification of next of kin.