Iowa Fugitive Accused of Murder Arrested in Colorado

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AURORA, Colorado — Des Moines police have tracked an accused murderer to Colorado.

Twenty-nine-year old Carl West was arrested Wednesday in Aurora, Colorado. Investigators are now in the process of bringing him back to Des Moines.

West is accused of shooting 28-year-old Matt Cizek in his front yard earlier this month. West was already wanted on an unrelated parole violation.

He will be charged with first degree murder once he is returned to Des Moines.

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