DENVER (CBS4) – The teenager believed to have shot and killed a man while he was trying to break up a fight has been charged with murder.
The victim was Clarence Thomas, 33. He was shot in February near 15th and Market whild trying to break up a fight.READ MORE: Denver Weather: Latest Storm Caused Icy Roads And Near Record Lows Tuesday Morning
Devante Crawford, 18, is facing charges of murder and intimidating a witness.READ MORE: Colorado Judge Natalie Chase Resigns After Admitting To Using N-Word And Saying All Lives Matter While At Work
Crawford is set to appear before a judge on Tuesday on what would have been the victim’s 34th birthday.MORE NEWS: Park Hill Residents Cautious About Safe Outdoor Space For Homeless During Public Meeting
Friends and family members of Thomas say he died a hero.