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Three arrested in local gas station robbery

An investigation by the Trinidad Police Department has resulted in the arrest of a man and two women for their alleged roles in the robbery of a local gas station. Police were dispatched to the Shell Station located at 806 E. Goddard Ave. at approximately 7:45 p.m. on Tuesday, January 30 on a report

THECHRONICLE-NEWS.COM - 2018-03-19 14:30:00

Fountain Police Department investigating a body found inside a home on Cherry Circle

The body was found around 10:30 Monday night. One man and one woman have been detained for questioning. Police are still on the scene investigating. We have a crew at the scene and are working to bring you the latest information. Stay with KRDO for updates.

KRDO - 2018-03-20 11:10:25

Police: Fountain man suspected of shooting and killing his father

Crime scene photo courtesy KKTV. A 27-year-old man suspected of murdering his father was arrested late Monday at a home in Fountain. David Porter was arrested on suspicion of first-degree murder after Fountain police said officers found 53-year-old Michael Porter dead with multiple gunshot wounds in

COLORADO SPRINGS GAZETTE - 2018-03-20 06:00:00

Florence man killed in crash on Highway 115

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - A Florence man was killed in a two-vehicle crash on Highway 115 south of Colorado Springs Sunday afternoon, according to the Colorado State Patrol. The crash happened around 4:30 p.m. Troopers said a 2010 Toyota Prius was headed east on Roca Roja Circle as a 2004 Dodge Ram

FOX21NEWS.COM - 2018-03-19 19:02:00

Fort Carson Fire: Illegal Pot Grow Uncovered During Evacuation

PUEBLO, CO -- Police and firefighters working to contain the 3,000-acre grass fire near Fort Carson Saturday encountered a large illegal marijuana cultivation operation in the 7900 block of Alaya Way, El Paso Sheriff's officers said. With a warrant around 6 p.m., members of Metro Vice, Narcotics and

PATCH - 2018-03-19 15:17:18

Leaders of Taos County drug ring sentenced

A Santa Fe judge sentenced two brothers to a decade in prison apiece Tuesday morning (March 20) for their role in running one of the most lucrative heroin trafficking networks to operate in Taos County, according to Executive Assistant U.S. Attorney Elizabeth Martinez. Ivan Romero, who was widely be

TAOS NEWS - 2018-03-20 07:00:00

Fremont County clerk arrested for felony charges

FREMONT COUNTY, Colo. (KKTV) - The Fremont County Clerk and Recorder was arrested and is facing multiple felony charges. The county commissioners sent out a release on Tuesday stating they had just received word of Katie Barr's arrest. Barr is in jail on a no-bond hold. The Commissioners say they o

KKTV - 2018-03-21 00:14:00

D60 staff recommend sale of two closed schools

The Pueblo City Schools (D60) board of education received an update on the state of the district's closed schools and learned that as time wears on, the structures are becoming more an albatross than a potential money generator through a sale. Back in November, the board unanimously approved a "sale

PUEBLO CHIEFTAIN - 2018-03-20 19:16:03

Juveniles facing charges following damaging blaze

Following a fire that caused extensive damage to the Belmont Square Apartments late Saturday evening, three juveniles are facing felony arson charges. According to information provided by the Pueblo Police Department, the blaze is believed to have been started by fireworks -- artillery shells and Ro

PUEBLO CHIEFTAIN - 2018-03-19 23:44:04

Robber of Pueblo West Safeway US Bank branch sought

The Pueblo County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help in identifying a suspect of a bank robbery that took place at approximately 4 p.m. Sunday at the US Bank located inside the Safeway Store at 1017 Market Plaza, in Pueblo West. No injuries were reported. At the time of the robbery, th


Woman enters man's home to drink beer and eat food: On the Record March 16 through 18

1:11 a.m. On the 300 block of Yampa, officers responded to a suspicious person. A person in a car was using a business's wireless internet. 1:33 a.m. At Craig Storage, officers responded to a suspicious incident. Some people were getting items out of their storage unit. 9:34 a.m. Near the intersecti

CRAIG DAILY PRESS - 2018-03-19 07:00:00

Grass Fire Burning in North Pueblo

PUEBLO, Colo. - Crews in Pueblo are working a grass fire that broke out Sunday evening. We know the fire is burning in north Pueblo near the intersection of Highway 50 and Jerry Murphy Road. That's near the north side Walmart. This is a developing story and we are working to get more information.


Trinidad man faces felony charges in alleged Monday drive-by shooting

A Trinidad man, Jeremy Vigil, has been arrested and is being held on multiple felony and misdemeanor charges related to his alleged role in a drive-by shooting here on Monday, March 12. Trinidad Police and Ambulance were dispatched to the 700 block of North Commercial Street at 5:35 p.m. on Monday o


Missing 2-year-old boy found after Amber Alert canceled dies at hospital

A 2-year-old boy whose disappearance at a trailhead southeast of Colorado Springs prompted an Amber Alert was found Sunday morning in life-threatening condition and later died at a local hospital, the El Paso County Sheriff's Office reported. Nain Dominguez was with his family near the Stratmoor Val


Pueblo City Council to revisit mandatory trash service

Buy Now CHIEFTAIN PHOTO/FILE Members of City Council are pondering an ordinance aimed at preventing an accumulation of trash and recyclables visible to the public. CHIEFTAIN PHOTO/FILE Dale Hammond pauses to look at a pile of trash dumped on Pueblo's Lower East Side. City Council members have been t


Colorado Springs man killed in rollover crash near Penrose

PENROSE, Colo. - A Colorado Springs man was killed in a rollover crash near Penrose on Friday evening, according to the Colorado State Patrol. The crash happened around 5:30 p.m. on Highway 115 about five miles north of Penrose. Christian Edwards, 51, was driving a Subaru Impreza southbound when he


Break-in at Pueblo car wash reported

The Pueblo Police Department was called to the 1500 block of East Evans Avenue at approximately 8 a.m. Saturday to investigate a break-in at a car wash. The victim told police someone broke into the business overnight by prying the door open, causing approximately $1,300 in damage to the steel door.


PHOTOS: Carson Midway Fire burns between Fountain and Pueblo

A firefighter fights the Carson Midway fire between Fountain and Pueblo Friday afternoon. / Colorado Springs Fire Department A firefighter fights the Carson Midway fire between Fountain and Pueblo Friday afternoon. / Colorado Springs Fire Department


March 16 Fugitive Finder: Pueblo's Most Wanted

Orlando Purdue and Cassandra Tracey / Pueblo Police Department PUEBLO, Colo. - The Southern Colorado Safe Streets Task Force is looking for two wanted street criminals. Orlando Purdue, 36, is described as a Hispanic man, 5'07", 175 pounds, with a bald head and brown eyes. Purdue has a no bond warran


Pueblo police identify officers in fatal shooting

Pueblo Police Officers Thomas DeCesaro and Adam Quintana were involved in a fatal shooting. The Pueblo Police Department released the names of the officers Friday. Both DeCesaro and Quintana have returned to full duty. Police were called to reports of a restraining order violation on March 6 on Eas