Death of 18-year-old Eaglecrest graduate investigated as homicide

AURORA, Colo. — The death of an 18-year-old woman who was found in a motel room in Aurora is being investigated as a homicide, the Aurora Police Department said Monday.

Police identified the victim as Alexandrea Victoria Raber. Family members said she went by Ally.

Raber graduated from Eaglecrest High School in May. Her family said she was getting ready to leave for the Navy.

Alexandrea Raber (Photo: Family provided)

Officers found Raber’s body after responding to request for a welfare check at the Knights Inn Motel at 14200 E. Sixth Ave. on Sunday morning.

Investigators said there were “suspicious circumstances” surrounding her death but did not provide any other details.

Police have not said whether they have identified a suspect but asked anyone with information to call 303-739-6106 or Metro Denver Crime Stoppers at 720-913-7867.