The Denver Post - - NEWS - — Kirk Mitchell, The Den­ver Post

Two men have been charged in the Sun­day shoot­ing death of a 39-yearold man out­side a 7-Eleven near the state Capi­tol, and a third sus­pect was ar­rested Thurs­day.

Aurora po­lice ar­rested Ru Shawn Bykei Whar­ton at around 11 p.m. Thurs­day.

Po­lice had al­ready ar­rested David Hous­ton, 25, and Keon­dre Ne­blett, 17, on Mon­day in con­nec­tion to the killing early Sun­day of Justin Slyter out­side the 7-Eleven on East Col­fax Av­enue near the state Capi­tol.

Den­ver Dis­trict At­tor­ney Beth McCann on Thurs­day for­mally charged Hous­ton and Ne­blett with one count of first-de­gree felony mur­der and one count of rob­bery. Ne­blett is be­ing charged as an adult.

Slyter, 39, was shot out­side the store early Sun­day as he at­tempted to re­cover his wal­let, which had been stolen dur­ing a fight in the store’s park­ing lot.

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