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Arrest warrants issued for two men in Grand Forks murder case

GRAND FORKS — Arrest warrants have been issued for two men wanted in the killing of a 24-year-old Grand Forks man at an apartment complex.

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Delvin Lamont “Squeaky” Shaw, 29, is suspected of having murdered Jose Luis Alphonso “Joeluis” Lopez early Tuesday, police said Wednesday. Police said Shaw is considered armed and dangerous.

A warrant also was issued for Dametrian Marcel Welch, 18, who is suspected of burglary and conspiracy to commit murder.

Welch is confined at the Grand Forks County Correctional Center on an unrelated municipal warrant for failure to pay fines.

Lopez was found with gunshot wounds at Valley Park Apartments, where he lived. He was transported to Altru Hospital, where he died of his injuries.

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