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Suspect arrested in deadly Colorado Springs shooting

Published On: May 09 2014 02:34:52 AM CDT
Updated On: May 09 2014 09:44:42 AM CDT
Suspect arrested in connection to Springs murder

Colorado Springs Police arrested Jason Forbes, 31, in connection with a murder that happened on East Bijou Street on Tuesday.


Colorado Springs Police said it has made an arrest Thursday night (5/8/14) in connection to a deadly shooting.

Police said officers arrested Jason Romeo Forbes, 31, of Fountain. He is facing charges of first-degree murder in the shooting death of David Johnson.

That shooting happened at Savannah's Bar in the 2500 block of East Bijou Street around 7:30 Tuesday (5/6/14) night.

One other person was shot. Police said the 37-year-old man is in critical condition, but is expected to survive.