Judge: Teen should be tried for Colorado school shooting
September 26, 2019
CASTLE ROCK, Colo. (AP) — Prosecutors have enough evidence for a Colorado teenager to be tried for a school shooting in a Denver suburb that killed one of his classmates and injured eight others, a judge ruled Wednesday.
Judge Theresa Slade found that Devon Erickson, 19, could be tried on over 40 criminal charges, including murder and attempted murder, in connection with the May 7 attack on STEM School Highlands Ranch in suburban Denver.
Previously released court records suggest the attack may have been planned by Erickson's friend, Alec McKinney. Written summaries of police interviews wi...