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Man arrested in Lakewood homicide case

2:10 PM, Dec 10, 2013   |    comments
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LAKEWOOD - Police determined that a suspicious death on Monday is actually a homicide.

Detectives arrested 21-year-old Cody Sewick in connection to the homicide early Tuesday morning.

Lakewood Police were called to a room at the Denver West Inn in the 7100 block of West Colfax Avenue Monday afternoon.

When they arrived, they found a man dead in the room.

Police recovered evidence in the room that led them to believe his death was a homicide.

"Detectives feel that their case is focusing in the right direction, and there is no continuing danger to the public," Lakewood Police said.

The identity of the victim will not be released until the Jefferson County Coroner has notified the family.

Anyone who feels they may have information that would assist detectives in their investigation is asked to call the Lakewood Police Department at 303-987-7111.

(KUSA-TV © 2013 Multimedia Holdings Corporation)

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