Crime

Ryan Thompson ID'd as murder victim at Aurora's Smoky Hill Liquor, teen in custody (41)

Update: Earlier this week, we told you about a murder outside Aurora's Smoky Hill Liquor store; see our previous coverage below.

The victim has now been identified as Ryan Thompson, 22 -- and there's been an arrest in the case.

The suspect in custody is a seventeen year old whose name will not be released unless prosecutors decide to charge him as an adult. Photos, video and details about the latest developments below.

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