Search ends for suspect in fatal stabbing

DENVER - A man wanted for first-degree murder in wake of a fatal stabbing in Denver more than a week ago is in custody.

Donald Montoya, 51, is accused of killing George Gatsiopoulos, 57, at 44 S. Pennsylvania Street the evening of Aug. 21.

A Crime Stoppers notification was issued for Montoya two days later and Denver Police announced he was arrested on Friday.

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It’s unclear where Montoya was arrested, and whether he knew Gatsiopoulos. Denver Police say the police report in the case has been sealed.

No additional information was immediately available.

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