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Man arrested in King Street Murder

Published On: Apr 18 2013 12:30:21 PM CDT
Updated On: Apr 18 2013 02:04:54 PM CDT
Preston Deangelo Johnson
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. -

 A man wanted for murder in Colorado Springs has been arrested.

Colorado Springs police said Preston Deangelo Johnson, 26, was arrested in Cheyenne, Wyoming on April 12 after a traffic stop.

Johnson is a suspect in the murder of Ivan Ortiz, 26. Ortiz was found shot and killed in an apartment complex on the 2500 block of King Street on March 19.

Investigators named Johnson as a suspect on March 22 and put out an arrest warrant for him.

Johnson faces first-degree murder charges.  

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