EVERGREEN, Colo. (CBS4)– A homeowner has been arrested, suspected in the deadly shooting of his tenant in Evergreen on Sunday.

David Claussen has been arrested on suspicion of second-degree homicide for the shooting death of Alexander Hudspeth.

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David Claussen (credit: Jefferson County)

Deputies rushed to the home in the 7700 block of Highway 73 in Evergreen at 3:45 p.m. Sunday. When they arrived, they found Hudspeth, 33, lying in the driveway. He had been shot in the chest and was unresponsive.

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Hudspeth was rushed to the hospital where he was pronounced deceased.

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Investigators believe Claussen shot Hudspeth after a confrontation over Hudspeth continuing to live at the home, which is owned by Claussen.