Man arrested in parking lot murder of musician

Posted: 8:28 AM, May 25, 2016
Updated: 2016-05-25 11:46:10-04
Man arrested in parking lot murder of musician

A man wanted in connection with the murder of a Colorado musician has been arrested 670 miles away in Arizona.

Michael House was shot and killed in the parking lot of a Super 8 at 58th Avenue at Broadway on May 4.

House was a local musician who went by the name Syklone, according to our partners at t he Denver Post .

Witnesses told Denver7 they heard at least six gunshots.

One suspect, Jose Ocampo, was taken into custody the next day at a Motel 6 in Lakewood.

A second man, Kenneth Ray Bastidos, was arrested Tuesday in Arizona.

Police said officers chased Bastidos on May 15 after a woman ran into a Flagstaff hotel and reported she had been traveling with Bastidos. However, he got away that day.

When narcotic agents spotted a man matching Bastidos description Tuesday, that led to his arrest, authorities said.

He was booked into the Coconino County jail on a homicide warrant.


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