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Andrea Sinclair

Police Reporter

  • Double-homicide, sexual assault trials begin in El Paso County courthouse Monday

    Updated: 17 hr ago

    Jury trials for a Colorado Springs teen accused in the slayings of a Fort Carson soldier and his pregnant wife, and a man who turned himself in to police for allegedly sexually assaulting a 71-year-old woman will begin Monday at the El Paso County courthouse. Macyo Joelle January,...

  • Colorado Springs man accused of driving into building, pedestrians

    Updated: 19 hr ago

    A man was taken into custody after he allegedly crashed a car into a building and struck two pedestrians Sunday in east Colorado Springs, police said. Joshua Lee Roybal, 23, was arrested on suspicion of DUI and vehicular assault, then booked into the El Paso County jail, records...

  • Community gets creative in support of families after Monument teens' deaths

    Updated: 22 hr ago

    After the Labor Day car crash that killed two Palmer Ridge High School students and seriously injured a third, three people rolled up their sleeves and tried to make something positive after the tragedy that gripped Monument. Their efforts were simple and straight forward: set up...

  • Teen drinking a timeless problem

    Updated: 23 hr ago

    Two teens died, one was injured and a fourth faces charges of vehicular homicide. All were drinking before a Monument-area crash in the early morning hours on Labor Day. Last month, three teens were taken unconscious to hospitals from house parties in Fountain, and several adults...

  • Homemade explosives cache found in dead Chaffee County man's home

    Updated: Sun, Sep 14, 2014

    A 92-year-old man may have died when a homemade explosive went off in his house, leading Chaffee County Sheriff's Office investigators to find a large cache of explosive devices and chemicals used for their manufacture, a sheriff's spokesman said Sunday. Edwin Bartheld's body was...

  • Doherty High School student found dead, few details released

    Updated: Fri, Sep 12, 2014

    The death of a teenage boy at Doherty High School on Thursday prompted an emergency closing of the school and alarmed parents who were told to pick up their children immediately but given little information. The teen, whose body was found about 7:30 a.m., was a student at Doherty,...

  • Colorado Springs police investigate overnight stabbing

    Updated: Thu, Sep 11, 2014

    A man told police he was stabbed twice Thursday at an apartment in east Colorado Springs, according to police reports. Officers found the man, who had suffered two apparent stab wounds to the stomach, in a residence on the 4100 block of Airport Road about 4:15 a.m., police said....

  • Colorado Springs parents accused of child abuse

    Updated: Wed, Sep 10, 2014

    A husband and wife were held at the El Paso County jail Wednesday on accusations of abusing their 13-year-old son, according to Colorado Springs police. Grant Clayton Idle, 54, was arrested on suspicion of crimes against an at-risk juvenile and child abuse resulting in serious bodily...

  • Broken water main leaves west Colorado Springs customers dry

    Published: Wed, Sep 10, 2014

    More than a dozen homes in west Colorado Springs went without water for several hours Wednesday after a main water line broke and utilities crews had to block off a road for repairs, utilities officials said. The water leak was first reported about 8 a.m. from the 400 block of...

  • Vehicle crash shuts down Colorado Springs pet store for repairs

    Published: Wed, Sep 10, 2014

    A popular thrift store for pets had to close Tuesday after a vehicle crashed into the front of the store located west of The Citadell Mall, Colorado Springs police said. A red Chevrolet Blazer reportedly crashed into the St. Paws Thrift Store about 10 a.m. when an elderly driver lost...