SPOKANE, Wash. -- Spokane police have arrested one suspect, a juvenile male, in connection with the beating death of an 88 year old man earlier this week outside Eagles Ice-A-Rena. He has been identified as Demetrius Glenn. Police say because of the seriousness of the crime, Police released his name, even if he is a juvenile.
Glenn was booked on 1st Degree Robbery and 1st Degree Murder charges.
Yesterday, security photos were released by officials showing two suspects in Wednesday's deadly beating of Delbert Belton.
Witnesses described the suspects as 16 to 18-year-old African American males of average build, according to authorities.
Investigators said Belton was attacked in the parking lot behind the arena, belonging to the Fraternal Order of Eagles. He had just arrived in his car to play pool with a female friend. A witness said she saw two young men run away from Belton's car. She found him by his vehicle badly beaten.
Major Crimes is investigating and are asking anybody with information to please call Crime Check at 509-456-2233.