COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. -- A suspect has been arrested in connection with a fatal shooting near Memorial Park last week.
The shooting happened around 3 a.m. in the area of South Institute Street and East Vermijo Avenue. The victim has been identified as Alton J. Kelly, 25, of Colorado Springs.
The suspect, 23-year-old DeAndre Vonte Smith, was arrested Tuesday. He is charged with first-degree murder.
Kelly's death was the 10th homicide of 2017 in Colorado Springs.