Police identify suspect in Colorado Springs murder

Savino Benjamin Anceno Colorado Springs Police Department

Police are asking for the public’s help finding the man accused of murdering another man in Colorado Springs earlier this month. 

Nicholas Romero, 32, was killed in the shooting, which happened around 3 a.m. December 8 in the parking lot of an apartment complex on Lacy Lane. That’s in the area of Murray Boulevard and Chapman Drive.

Police have identified the suspect as Savino Benjamin Anceno, 20. A warrant has been issued for his arrest. Police said Anceno is listed as transient, and they’re looking for information on his current location. 

Anyone with information is asked to call police at 719-444-7000, or Crime Stoppers at 719-634-STOP (7867). 

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