Man, 18, Accused Of Fatally Shooting 14-Year-Old Boy, Seriously Injuring Another While Pair Walked Down Street

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Source: UNSPLASH; Aurora Police Department

Nov. 14 2022, Published 1:31 p.m. ET

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An 18-year-old man in Colorado is accused of killing a child and injuring another as they walked down the street, according to authorities.

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Shortly before 3 p.m. on Nov. 11, Rolando Felipe, 18, allegedly shot at two boys, ages 12 and 14, from inside an Acura sedan in Aurora, police said.

The victims, who are related, were rushed to an area hospital, where the younger child died and the older boy suffering serious injuries was treated.

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Officers were able to detain Felipe not long after the shooting and they placed him under arrest at 10:30 that night on charges of first-degree murder and attempted first-degree murder.

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Police have not released a possible motive for the deadly incident.

Felipe is known to the victims, according to police.

Anyone with information about the case is asked to contact Metro Denver Crime Stoppers at 720-913-7867.


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