• Investigation turns up bullet holes in fence rather than car

    By kASSONDRA cLOOS kassondra.cloos@gazette.com -
    Published: Mon, Mar 2, 2015

    Further investigation into a report of a car being shot five times in a Colorado Springs hotel parking lot turned up no such car, Colorado Springs police said Monday night. Although a caller on Monday afternoon reported bullet holes riddling a car in the parking lot of the Comfort Inn...

  • Colorado Springs police: Man suspected of breaking up possible drug deal with rifle

    By jakob rodgers jakob.rodgers@gazette.com -
    Updated: Mon, Mar 2, 2015

    A man was arrested Sunday evening after police suspect he fired a rifle while breaking up a possible drug deal outside his house. Damien Heitzer, 33, was booked into the El Paso County jail on suspicion of felony menacing, according to Colorado Springs police. Shortly after 8 p.m.,...

  • Alzheimer's patient in Colorado won't be charged in killing before exam

    Associated Press
    Updated: Mon, Mar 2, 2015

    LAKEWOOD — Prosecutors will not file charges against an 87-year-old Alzheimer's patient accused of killing his roommate at an assisted living facility until they know if he is competent to stand trial. A Monday court hearing for Homer Castor was canceled by a judge, who gave...

  • New hearing set for Air Force Academy cadet in sexual assault case

    By Tom Roeder tom.roeder@gazette.com -
    Updated: Mon, Mar 2, 2015

    A new hearing will air evidence against an Air Force Academy cadet charged with sexual assault on a classmate. The case against junior cadet Brock Mangum stalled last fall after the woman told a military hearing officer that she considered Mangum a friend and didn't want to see him...

  • Mugshot Monday: Most Wanted in the Colorado Springs area

    The Gazette
    Updated: Mon, Mar 2, 2015

    Wanted Pikes Peak Area Crime Stoppers is asking for the public's help finding the following people for whom felony arrest warrants have been issued. Brendan Phillip Camous, 21, is described as a 160-pound man, 5-feet-7 inches tall, with brown hair and brown eyes. Camous is being...

  • Remains of missing 18-year-old found in Mesa County

    Associated Press
    Updated: Mon, Mar 2, 2015

    GRAND JUNCTION — The remains of a Grand Junction teen missing since December have been found. The Mesa County Sheriff's Office says the remains of 18-year-old Kelly Mae Myers were recovered Saturday in Cactus Park — a recreation area south of Grand Junction on the Uncompahgre...

  • Colorado Springs woman accused of biting cop's finger

    By Sue McMillin sue.mcmillin@gazette.com -
    Updated: Sun, Mar 1, 2015

    A Colorado Springs woman reportedly bit a police officer on the finger early Sunday after she was taken to a hospital following a domestic disturbance, Colorado Springs police said. Sueanna Harris, 29, was arrested in connection with the disturbance about 6 a.m. at a residence in the...

  • Fort Carson soldier accused of firing gun into neighboring apartment

    By Sue McMillin sue.mcmillin@gazette.com -
    Updated: Sun, Mar 1, 2015

    A Fort Carson soldier was jailed Saturday night on suspicion of firing a shot into a neighboring apartment, Colorado Springs police said. Ryun Haugaard, 31, was arrested on suspicion of illegal discharge of a weapon, reckless endangerment and prohibited use of a weapon, police said....

  • Man accused of attempted murder after lunging at Colorado Springs police

    By Sue McMillin sue.mcmillin@gazette.com -
    Published: Sun, Mar 1, 2015

    A 27-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of attempted murder Saturday night after he allegedly lunged at police officers with a 15-inch "edged weapon," Colorado Springs police said. Jeffrey Bricker was jailed on a $50,000 bond, according to El Paso County jail records. The...

  • Man arrested after gunshots, disturbance in Colorado Springs home

    By stephen hobbs stephen.hobbs@gazette.com -
    Published: Sat, Feb 28, 2015

    A 29-year-old man was taken into custody Saturday morning after a disturbance, Colorado Springs police said. Jorge Rodriguez was arrested around 4 a.m. after other occupants of a home on the 2600 block of Gilpin Avenue heard gunshots coming from his bedroom, police said. The...

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