Michael Alvarado murder: Jefferson Delgado arrested, charged with murder

(WJLA) - A Silver Spring man has been charged with first-degree murder in the shooting death of a 25-year-old man outside a Gaithersburg apartment building.{ }

Police say Jefferson Daniel Delgado, 20, shot and killed Michael Kirby Alvarado on Summit Avenue Thursday. Alvarado was found dead in a parking lot outside the Streamside Apartments around 2:30 p.m.

"I was walking on the sidewalk and I heard two gunshots," says Kevin Hernandez, who lives in the area.

Delgado was arrested Friday evening in Silver Spring.

Police believe Delgado and Alvarado knew each other. An investigation into other suspects is still ongoing.

Anyone with information should call police at 240-773-5070.