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3rd suspect arrested in connection to Zenobia Street homicide

Lance DeLeon and Jon Sulaica, both 18, face first-degree murder charges. A third person faces accessory charges.

DENVER — A third suspect has been arrested in connection with a shooting last month in west Denver that left one man dead, according to the Denver Police Department (DPD).

The shooting happened on March 20 on South Zenobia Street. The victim was taken to the hospital, where he died on March 23. He has been identified as 28-year-old Frankie Sanchez.

Lance DeLeon, 18, was arrested April 7 and is being held for investigation of first-degree murder.

Jon Samuel Sulaica, 18, was arrested earlier by the Arvada Police Department officers on suspicion of first-degree murder in the shooting, according to DPD.

Isaiah Hansen, 22, was also arrested and is facing charges of accessory to first-degree murder and accessory to criminal attempt murder with extreme indifference. 

DPD said they now believe that everyone involved in the crime is in custody.

Police said the suspects' booking photos are not being released for investigative reasons, and no other information on the circumstances surrounding the shooting was released.

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Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 720-913-7867 or visit metrodenvercrimestoppers.com. Tipsters can remain anonymous and may be eligible for a reward of up to $2,000. 

Metro Denver Crime Stoppers works by assigning a code to people who anonymously submit a tip. Information is shared with law enforcement, and Crime Stoppers is notified at the conclusion of the investigation. 

From there, an awards committee reviews the information provided and, if the information leads to an arrest, the tipster will be notified. Rewards can be collected using the code numbers received when the tip was originally submitted. 

> More information about Metro Denver Crime Stoppers can be found here. 

> Additional Crime Stoppers bulletins can be found here. 

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