• Colorado Springs man sentenced to 45 years for stabbing roommate

    BY CHHUN SUN chhun.sun@gazette.com -
    Updated: Tue, Jun 30, 2015

    A 45-year-old Colorado Springs man who fatally stabbed his roommate during an argument was sentenced Tuesday to 45 years in prison, according to the 4th Judicial District Attorney's Office. Donald Wayne Becker was found guilty in April of second-degree murder and tampering with...

  • Colorado Springs police seek bank robber

    BY KASSONDRA CLOOS kassondra.cloos@gazette.com -
    Updated: Tue, Jun 30, 2015

    Colorado Springs police are searching for a robber who escaped with cash from Northstar Bank of Colorado Tuesday afternoon. A lone man entered the bank, on West Colorado Avenue, shortly after noon Tuesday and demanded money from a teller, police said. It was unclear if the man...

  • Colorado Bureau of Investigation director to retire

    BY KASSONDRA CLOOS kassondra.cloos@gazette.com -
    Published: Tue, Jun 30, 2015

    The director of the Colorado Bureau of Investigation will retire Friday after nearly seven years with the agency, CBI announced on Tuesday. Director Ron Sloan has worked in law enforcement for more than 40 years, and oversaw "unprecedented accomplishments" during his tenure with the...

  • Mugshot Monday: Most wanted in the Pikes Peak region

    The Gazette -
    Updated: Tue, Jun 30, 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. Michael Duncan, 40, is described as a 6-foot-1, 180-pound man with brown hair and blue eyes. Duncan is being sought on suspicion of...

  • Person of interest sought in death of woman, 22, near Steamboat

    Associated Press
    Updated: Tue, Jun 30, 2015

    STEAMBOAT SPRINGS — Deputies are seeking a 22-year-old man in connection with the death of a young woman in a small community near Steamboat Springs. The Routt County Sheriff's Office said Tuesday that Cole J. Pollard is a person of interest in the investigation into the woman's...

  • Live video: Aurora movie theater shooting trial, Day 40

    Associated Press
    Updated: Tue, Jun 30, 2015

    CENTENNIAL — Live coverage from the trial of Colorado theater shooter James Holmes resumed at about 8:40 a.m. Tuesday. Monday recap CENTENNIAL — Colorado theater shooter James Holmes told a psychiatrist who treated him months after the attack that he was in jail because "I took the...

  • Police: Colorado Springs man gives up cash, but not his bike to alleged thief

    By chhun sun chhun.sun@gazette.com -
    Updated: Tue, Jun 30, 2015

    A man was walking his bike in a Colorado Springs neighborhood late Monday night when he was approached by a man who threatened to shoot him if he didn't hand over his bike, police said. After the victim refused submit to the demand, he offered the suspect some cash, police said. The...

  • Colorado woman pleads guilty after daughter found malnourished

    Associated Press
    Updated: Mon, Jun 29, 2015

    DENVER — A Denver woman has pleaded guilty to a child abuse charge after her daughter was hospitalized for malnutrition three years ago. Twenty-four-year-old Kathleen Sanchez faces 10 to 16 years in prison after she pleaded guilty Monday to one count of child abuse resulting in...

  • Colorado theater shooter: 'I took the blood that wasn't mine to take'

    Associated Press
    Updated: Mon, Jun 29, 2015

    CENTENNIAL — Colorado theater shooter James Holmes told a psychiatrist who treated him months after the attack that he was in jail because "I took the blood that wasn't mine to take, and it was unfair, and I was selfish." Dr. Rachel Davis testified Monday that Holmes' statement...

  • Colorado Springs woman caught pimping sentenced to probation, public service

    By chhun sun chhun.sun@gazette.com -
    Updated: Mon, Jun 29, 2015

    A 55-year-old woman who was caught pimping women in an illegal sex ring was sentenced Monday to two years of probation and 72 hours of public service. Myong Moon of Colorado Springs pleaded guilty in March to conspiracy to pimping. Moon's arrest in March 2014 came during a joint...

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