Crime

Mile High Murder, No. 5: David Cano-Rivera arrested in El Chapparal murder, Heber Santiago Godoy sought


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There's been an arrest in the murder last week of security guard Alfredo Gonzalez-Ramos at the El Chapparal night club, 2727 W. 6th Avenue, the venue captured in the graphic above (if you have problems seeing the image, click "View Larger Map"). According to the Denver Police Department, David Cano-Rivera, 21, is in custody, and Heber Santiago Godoy, 20, is being sought in relation to the crime. The DPD release is on view after the jump.

On June 3, 2009, Denver Police Detectives arrested David Cano-Rivera 06-18-87 for Investigation of Accessory to 1st Degree Murder in relation to the Murder at El Chaparral nightclub 2727 W. 6th Avenue. Also, a warrant has been issued for Heber Santiago Godoy 08-30-88 for Investigation of 1st Degree Murder, Investigation of Criminal Attempt 1st Degree Murder and Investigation of 1st Degree Assault. The investigation is still active and ongoing. No further information is available at this time. A mug shot of David Cano-Rivera will be available tomorrow.

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