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61-year-old man found dead near Boulder Flatirons

BOULDER, Colo. - A 61-year-old man was found dead near the Boulder Flatirons on Thursday, Boulder police said. The man was found unconscious along the Mesa Trail by another hiker at around 11:30 a.m., police said. It is unknown how long the man had been down. Attempts were made by rescue crews to re

KDVR.COM - 2018-03-22 20:08:34

Denver police investigate overnight homicide in Sunnyside neighborhood

Homicide detectives are investigating the fatal shooting of a person found late Wednesday night as a homicide. No information was available about a possible suspect, according to an 8:30 p.m. tweet. The victim was located on the 600 block of North Lipan Street, in the Sunnyside neighborhood, accordi

DENVER POST - 2018-03-22 12:07:23

2 arrested in Lafayette during Boulder County Drug Task Force search

The two people arrested during a drug task force search in Lafayette on Tuesday were not actually involved with the search, but were in fact suspects in a different drug case who just happened to be in the area when police were conducting the search. The search was conducted early Tuesday morning in

LONGMONT DAILY TIMES-CALL - 2018-03-21 21:26:41

Longmont police searching for missing 34-year-old woman

Longmont police are searching for a missing 34-year-old woman who has not been seen since last weekend. Rita Gutierrez-Garcia was last seen by friends near a downtown bar at 2:30 a.m. Sunday, according to a Longmont police news release. Police said Gutierrez-Garcia has three children and has not had

LONGMONT DAILY TIMES-CALL - 2018-03-21 19:16:17

James Mack Goes From Coke Arrest With Ex-Bronco to $3M Mailing Pot Bust

Westminster's James Mack is the latest Coloradan to be sentenced for mailing marijuana, and it's no surprise that he earned considerably more than the one year in federal prison doled out to Arvada's Mark Koenig for the offense last month. While Koenig was found guilty of shipping between 950 grams

WESTWORD - 2018-03-22 11:59:00

Escaped attempted murder suspect has managed to avoid police since his escape from Denver Health

Winter Weather Advisory issued March 22 at 9:20AM MDT expiring March 23 at 6:00PM MDT in effect for: Archuleta, Delta, Dolores, Garfield, Gunnison, Hinsdale, La Plata, Mesa, Montezuma, Montrose, Ouray, San Juan, San Miguel Winter Weather Advisory issued March 22 at 9:20AM MDT expiring March 23 at

DENVER CHANNEL - 2018-03-22 17:40:28

Double shooting suspect, man who died in Aurora both identified

AURORA, Colo. - The man who was shot and killed in Aurora on Tuesday has been identified. Police also identified the shooting suspect Wednesday. The Arapahoe County Coroner's Office said Wednesday that 21-year-old Potros Mabany was shot during an altercation outside The Preserve at City Center apart

KDVR.COM - 2018-03-21 14:39:06

Denver police shot man who was wrongly identified as jail escapee

Three Denver Police Department officers mistakenly thought they were pursuing a jail escapee on Monday night when they fired shots into an SUV with two men inside. Provided by Denver Police DepartmentMauricio Venzor-Gonzalez The passenger in the car had been identified as Mauricio Venzor-Gonzalez, a

DENVER POST - 2018-03-22 22:27:36

School District In Denver Will Test Out Four-Day School Weeks In The Fall

In the fall, students in Colorado school district 27J will be attending classes for only four days each week instead of the usual five. thedenverchannel For the past few months, the 27J school district has been exploring and discussing the idea of a shorter week. On Monday, they made it official.Dis

PULPTASTIC - 2018-03-23 12:36:25

New York PR agency opens Boulder office, targets cannabis industry

BOULDER - A New York-based communications and social-media agency has opened a satellite office in Boulder to serve the legal cannabis industry. North 6th Agencyopened the office in partnership with Canopy,a venture fund and accelerator for companies developing cannabis-related products and services

BIZWEST.COM - 2018-03-22 12:41:42

Former police officer from Mexico sentenced to 72 years to life for sexually assaulting Aurora woman, other felonies

Provided by Aurora Police DepartmentRicardo Corral Venegas, 25. A former police officer from Mexico, who was in the United States illegally, was sentenced Wednesday to 72 years to life in prison for sexually assaulting one Aurora woman and attempting to sexually assault a second victim. Ricardo Corr

DENVER POST - 2018-03-22 01:08:59

Police: Driver runs red light, hits 2 children, adult, vehicle in northwest Denver

DENVER - Three people, including two children, were injured after a vehicle ran a red light and hit them while they were walking on Tuesday night, the Denver Police Department said. The driver of a Mitsubishi was traveling westbound on West 38th Avenue about 7 p.m. when it ran a red light at Zuni St

KDVR.COM - 2018-03-21 12:28:09

Aurora Police say suspect at large after fatal shooting near Gateway High School

Aurora Police officers are responding to a fatal shooting near South Sable Boulevard and East Mississippi Avenue, authorities said around 8:30 a.m. Tuesday. As a precaution, nearby Gateway High School is on lockdown. The shooting is not school-related, Aurora Police said. The shooting left one perso


One person killed in shooting near Mississippi & Sable in Aurora

Aurora Police are investigating a shooting near E. Mississippi Ave. and S. Sable Blvd. Police say two parties have been shot. One person was killed and one person is in stable condition at a hospital. The shooting occurred in the 1000-block of S. Evanston Way. One suspect is at large and the inves


Jail inmate held on attempted murder charges escapes while at Denver Health Medical Center

A jail inmate being held at the downtown detention center on charges of attempted murder escaped deputies during a prisoner transport Monday morning at the Denver Health Medical Center. Denver Police DepartmentMauricio Venzor-Gonzalez The Denver Police Department is now looking for 23-year-old Mauri


One of 2 suspects involved in high-speed chase, officer-involved shooting dies

DENVER - One of the two suspects believed to be connected to an escaped inmate who was involved in a high-speed chase and shooting has died, the Denver Police Department said Tuesday. The suspects were taken to Denver Health Medical Center on Monday night after crashing in the 4100 block of Albion S


Denver police wound two in shooting during search for escaped inmate

Provided by Denver Police DepartmentMauricio Venzor-Gonzalez Two people believed to be connected to an escaped inmate being held on charges of attempted murder of a police officer were wounded by Denver police in a shooting Monday night. Denver police spokesman John White said officers were monitori


3 Arrested In Connection With Pipe Bombs Found In Stolen Car

BROOMFIELD, Colo. (CBS4)- Three people have been arrested in connection with the pipe bombs found inside a stolen car in Broomfield over the weekend. (credit: CBS) The stolen car was discovered by Broomfield police officers who were patrolling the Walmart parking lot at Sheridan Blvd. and 121st Aven


School District 27J moving to four-day school week in the fall

Starting with the next academic year, students in the 27J school district will attend classes for four days each week instead of five. Copyright 2018 Scripps Media, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. Editor's Note: Denver7 360 storie


Colorado toddler, 2, dies after he was found following Amber Alert, family confirms

Winter Weather Advisory issued March 18 at 2:55PM MDT expiring March 19 at 6:00AM MDT in effect for: El Paso Winter Weather Advisory issued March 18 at 2:55PM MDT expiring March 19 at 6:00AM MDT in effect for: Conejos, Mineral, Rio Grande Winter Weather Advisory issued March 18 at 2:55PM MDT ex