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Denver police ask public’s help, seek tips in fatal shootings of 3 homeless victims on South Broadway
Police on Tuesday released photographs of three homicide victims, two men and a woman, whose bodies were found last week in a Denver parking lot near the Washington Park West neighborhood.
Teen girl accused of killing Montbello boy identified; to be charged as an adult
Jennie Bunsom, who turned 16 on August 5, is accused of killing 7-year-old Jordan Vong, wrapping his body in a blanket and storing the body in a portable closet.
10 injured in what firefighters call the biggest home explosion Denver's seen in a decade
One person was initially trapped in the rubble, Pixley said, but that person was since rescued by firefighters. The other injuries range from burns to blunt force trauma.
Body found in Aurora home, police treating case as homicide
According to a news release, at about 7:29 a.m., officers responded to a report of a suspicious occurrence at 12041 E. Harvard Ave. When they arrived, they found an unresponsive male inside the home. He was declared dead at the scene.
Name of teen accused of killing 7-year-old Jordan Vong released Tuesday
She “placed her hand over Jordan's mouth and plugged his nose as Jordan began to struggle for a few minutes," the statement read. When he stopped moving, she put the body under her bed, then wrapped it in a blanket and put it in a portable closet.
Man wounded in apparent drive-by shooting as he slept inside SW Denver home
A medical crew was called to the home on a sick case, after a 70-year-old man reported "his arm exploded," according to Denver Police scanner traffic. Responders found bullet holes in the front of the home.
10 injuries reported after natural gas explosion, building collapse on Santa Fe Drive in Denver
Simon Crittle, a spokesperson for Denver Health Medical Center, said two people were transported to the hospital by ambulance after the explosion and collapse. One of the people suffered traumatic injuries in the explosion.
Sinking grave at Aurora cemetery repaired after woman contacts Problem Solvers
AURORA, Colo. -- An Aurora woman says her mother's grave at Mount Nebo Cemetery was sinking and had no grass, yet despite her requests for help, it remained that way for months.
Romano's Macaroni Grill Opens Third Location in Mexico City | RestaurantNews.com
Denver, CORomano’s Macaroni Grill®, a national restaurant chain with authentic, award-winning Italian food, has announced the opening of its third location in Mexico City. Opened by Macaroni Grill franchise partner, Grupo Dival, the new location is the first in the Tlalpan borough, just ten miles so
Stinky the corpse flower at Denver Botanic Gardens might be set to bloom again
The flower first bloomed inAugust 2015, the first time a corpse flower bloomed at the Gardens. A different plant, Little Stinker,bloomed in 2016.
Document: Teen killed nephew, hid him in her room for more than a day
DENVER, Colorado — The teen accused ofkilling her 7-year-old nephew, then hiding his body in her room, was upset because he asked her to play video games, according to a newly-released probable cause statement.
GoPro weather balloon flies into stratosphere above Denver
A GoPro weather balloon flew over 20 miles into the stratosphere above Denver, Colorado in May 2016.Reaching heights of 130,000 feet, the weather ballon captured some stunning images of Denver and the surrounding area.“The craft was tracked using a GPS tracker, while the parachute failed causing it
Storm chances tonight with drier Wednesday in store
Scattered storms will move across the Front Range this afternoon and evening. They are not expected to turn severe but could contain lightning, brief heavy rain, small hail, and gusty winds.
Denver Teen Aunt Allegedly Smothered Nephew, 7; Hid Body: Police
DENVER, CO – More details emerged Tuesday about the arrest of Denver teen aunt Jennie Bunsom, 16, in connection with the death of her 7-year-old nephew Jordan Vong in Denver's Montbello neighborhood. Bunsom told police she knocked her nephew off a bed and smothered him with her hand until he stopped
Names, addresses of 2 sexually violent predators in Five Points released by police
In an effort to increase the community’s awareness, and out of concern for everyone’s safety, the department said they share information regarding sexually violent predators via YouTube and other social media outlets.
Herbal supplement sold at gas stations and smoke shops kills Arvada man
ARVADA — It's an herbal supplement that's been around for at least 2,000 years, but kratomrecently caught the attention of the Food and Drug Administrationas people look for an alternative to opioids during an epidemic.
Animal shelters waiving adoption fees Saturday for Clear the Shelters event
Along with several other shelters around the state, the Dumb Friends League will waive its adoption fees on all pets — cats, dogs, kittens, puppies, bunnies, guinea pigs and more — on Saturday for Clear the Shelters, a nationwide pet adoption drive.
Thunderstorms, showers possible Tuesday for Denver area
Thunderstorms will build over the Front Range in the afternoon on Tuesday, bringing isolated rain, forecasters say.
2-year-old killed in crash on I-70 identified
Sophia Maestas was inside a vehicle driven by her mother, 28-year-old Samantha Maestas of Westminster, when the crash happened around 3:10 p.m. on Friday afternoon, according to the Colorado State Patrol.
3 people found dead near I-25 and Broadway last week were killed by gunshots, Denver coroner says
On Monday, the coroner said the causes of death for all three were gunshot wounds and said their deaths were classified as homicides. The coroner’s office identified the dead as Christopher Zamudio, 45, Nicole Boston, 28, and Jerome Coronado, 39.