Arrest made in murder of local auto shop owner

VIDEO Arrest made in murder of local auto shop owner

COLORADO SPRINGS - Authorities have made an arrest in the murder of a Colorado Springs auto shop owner. 

Derrick Davis, 59, was arrested in Bloomington, Minnesota after the Colorado Springs Police Department obtained an arrest warrant for first-degree murder for him on July 15.  

Davis was identified from surveillance footage as a suspect in the July 13 murder of George Maldonado at his shop, Full Throttle Auto Service located at 305 North Chelton Road. 

The Colorado Springs Police Department worked with FBI Colorado Springs-Safe Streets Task Force, FBI Minneapolis Fugitive Unit, Minnesota State Police, and the Bloomington Minnesota Police Department, to arrest Davis in Minnesota. 

As far as we know, there is still one other armed and dangerous suspect on the loose. 

Anyone with information or is a witness to this investigation is asked to call the Colorado Springs Police Department at (719) 444-7000; or if you wish to remain anonymous, you may call Crime Stoppers Tip Line at (719) 634-STOP (7867) or 1-800-222-8477.


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