• 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...

  • Live video: Theater shooting trial leads to concerns about mental illness, stigma

    Associated Press
    Updated: Mon, Jun 29, 2015

    CENTENNIAL - The trial of Aurora theater gunman James Holmes continues Monday at the Arapahoe County Justice Center, with live coverage beginning about 8:30 a.m. Trial notes: The Aurora theater gunman and his attorneys are fighting for a verdict of not guilty by reason of insanity....

  • Colorado jail transgender policy a national model

    Denver Post
    Updated: Sun, Jun 28, 2015

    Roxie Ellis, wearing a navy blue, male-issue jail uniform, is surrounded by men in a low-security pod of the downtown Denver jail. But a blue card stuck to her bunk says she prefers the pronouns "she" and "her," and wants guards to call her Roxie — not the "government name" on her...

  • 'Green River killer' transferred from Washington to Colorado prison

    Associated Press
    Updated: Sun, Jun 28, 2015

    SEATTLE — The Washington Department of Corrections say Gary Ridgway, known as the Green River killer, has been transferred from a prison in Washington state to a high-security prison in Colorado. The Seattle Times reports (http://is.gd/mPMfr1 ) Ridgway was transferred to the U.S....

  • Police: Manitou Springs cruiser struck jaywalker

    By tom roeder tom.roeder@gazette.com -
    Published: Sun, Jun 28, 2015

    A jaywalker on Colorado Avenue was hit and injured by a Manitou Springs police car Saturday, Colorado Springs police say. Police say a 28-year-old man was crossing Colorado Avenue at Ridge Road at about 8:30 p.m. amid heavy traffic when he was struck by the officer's cruiser. The man...

  • Police: Colorado Springs man stabbed two, cut himself

    Tom Roeder
    Updated: Sun, Jun 28, 2015

    A stabbing at a Colorado Springs apartment Sunday left three people with knife wounds and one man jailed, police said. Officers were called to the on the 2900 block of Sage Street in western Colorado Springs just after 4:30 a.m., where they found three people bleeding from stab...

  • Colorado couple accused of starving 6-year-old girl

    The Associated Press
    Updated: Sat, Jun 27, 2015

    EVERGREEN — An Evergreen couple has been arrested and accused of starving their 6-year-old daughter, who was brought to Children's Hospital Colorado weighing only 25 pounds. Katherine Barton and Jason Barton are facing felony charges of child abuse resulting in serious bodily injury....

Advertisement
Advertisement
The Gazette’s Deal of the Day
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement