Colorado couple shot dead 'by gunman, 18, who robbed them'

Mom and dad of FIVE are shot dead 'by teen gunman who robbed them of $3,000' after they responded to online Letgo ad selling Toyota Rav4 Kyree Brown, 18, has been charged with the murder of a couple, police have said Joseph and Jossline Roland, 39 and 40, were shot outside in Aurora on August 14 The couple were killed at a phony car sale that was arranged on letgo's website 

By Kate Dennett For Mailonline

Published: 14:33 BST, 4 September 2020 | Updated: 17:54 BST, 4 September 2020

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An 18-year-old man has been charged with the murder of a couple who were shot during a phony car sale that was arranged online, police say.

Joseph Roland, 39, and his wife Jossline Roland, 40, leave behind five children after they were shot dead by outside an apartment complex in Aurora, Colorado, while trying to buy an SUV. 

The couple were carrying $3,000 in cash to pay for the RAV4 that was advertised by Kyree Brown on app Letgo when he allegedly shot them dead and took the money after meeting them at 11pm on August 14. 

Brown has been charged with two counts of first-degree murder after allegedly admitting to shooting the parents, the Denver Post reported.

Mother and father of five Joseph and Jossline Roland, 39 and 40, (pictured) were shot outside an apartment complex in Aurora, Colorado, on August 14 during a phony car sale

Mother and father of five Joseph and Jossline Roland, 39 and 40, (pictured) were shot outside an apartment complex in Aurora, Colorado, on August 14 during a phony car sale

The couple (above) had arranged to meet Kyree Brown in Southlands Mall car park at 11pm after arranging to a buy a 2017 Toyota Rav4 through online website letgo

The couple (above) had arranged to meet Kyree Brown in Southlands Mall car park at 11pm after arranging to a buy a 2017 Toyota Rav4 through online website letgo

Mr Roland, who was operations manager at ABM Industries, agreed to buy a 2017 Toyota Rav4 through letgo, an online website for buying used goods.

He had arranged to meet the seller in Southlands Mall car park with his wife, who was a firm

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