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Springs Police still looking for suspect in fatal shooting

Posted at 8:28 AM, Jan 14, 2019

COLORADO SPRINGS – Colorado Springs Police are still looking for the man suspected of killing a 17-year-old boy outside of a club early Saturday morning.

Police identified 26-year-old Edwin Figueroa as the suspect in the shooting, which happened around 1:15 a.m. at Club La Cosota off of Circle Drive.

Police searched for Figueroa at a house on Riverdale Road Saturday, but he wasn’t there.

Meanwhile, friends and family of the victim identified the boy as Ervey Enriquez at a vigil Saturday night. A family friend told News5 that Enriquez’s 18th birthday was next month.

If you have any information about Figueroa’s whereabouts, call Springs Police at 444-7000 or leave an anonymous tip with Crime Stoppers at 719-634-STOP.