Attempted murder suspect arrested in northeastern Colorado Springs

Freddie Edwards, Jr. / FOX21 News file photo
Freddie Edwards, Jr. / FOX21 News file photo

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — An attempted murder suspect was arrested at a home in northeastern Colorado Springs Tuesday morning.

Police said they arrested 37-year-old Freddie Edwards Jr. at a home on Crimson Circle South, which is near Doherty High School. Edwards was wanted in connection with a shooting May 6 on Half Turn Road. He is accused of shooting at a victim and then leaving, according to police. The victim was not injured.

Edwards is charge with attempted first-degree murder and possession of a weapon by a previous offender.

A second suspect, 33-year-old Trevor Thomas, was arrested earlier this month. He is charged with attempted first-degree murder and possession of a weapon by a previous offender.

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