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  • Boulder County sheriff investigating triple homicide in Coal Creek Canyon

    BOULDER COUNTY, Colo. — The Boulder County Sheriff’s Office said detectives were investigating the deaths of three people in a home in Coal Creek Canyon on Saturday evening and treating the incident as a triple homicide. Just before 6 p.m.¬†investigators entered the home in the 800 block of Divide View Drive after a hazardous materials team was able to confirm the environmental conditions were safe. Shortly after 7:30 a.m., the sheriff’s office received a call for a welfare check on […]

  • Fire investigated at Otra Vez Cantina on 16th Street Mall

    DENVER — Firefighters responded to a report of a fire at a restaurant on the 16th Street Mall in downtown Denver on Saturday. Fire investigating smoke in wall by kitchen area of the Otra Vez cantina located on 16th St mall. pic.twitter.com/B1s4Pd6gsu — Mike Roberts (@mrokdvr) April 15, 2017 There were reports of haze and smoke in the building of Otra Vez at 610 16th St. Firefighters said the fire warning systems worked. There were no injuries. Welton Street was […]

  • Vigil at Colorado Capitol held for victims of Syria chemical attack

    DENVER — A group gathered at the State Capitol on Friday night to spread awareness for the situation in Syria. Their candlelight vigil lit up the steps of the Capitol during the evening. Organizers said this was a more solemn and somber event in remembrance of the victims of the chemical attack in Syria. One woman lost 11 members of her family in Syria. She said the point of the gathering was to spread love and highlight the situation.

  • Adams County deputy arrested, accused of pushing suspect off roof

    BRIGHTON, Colo. — An Adams County Sheriff’s deputy was arrested Thursday, accused of physically forcing a suspect off a rooftop, the Weld County Sheriff’s Office said. James Cook, 33, faces a charge of second-degree assault in connection with an incident that happened on March 21. Adams County sheriff’s deputies and Brighton police officers were called to a domestic violence incident in the 12000 block of Weld County Road 4, the Weld County Sheriff’s Office said in a news release. The […]

  • Juvenile shot near Utah Park in Aurora; suspect at-large

    AURORA, Colo. — Police in Aurora were looking for a suspect after a juvenile was shot Thursday afternoon. It happened around 2:30 p.m. in the 13000 block of East Jewell Avenue, near South Peoria Street. Police said the shooting happened in Jewell Wetlands Park and was not on the grounds of any nearby schools. The victim is a juvenile male whose injuries were not life-threatening, police said. A witness said the teen emerged from behind some bushes and it appeared […]

  • Denver Zoo’s red panda cubs moving to new homes later this month

    DENVER — The red panda cubs at the Denver Zoo are leaving. The zoo announced Wednesday Lali and Masu will be heading to new homes later this month. There will be a going-away party for the cubs Friday at the zoo. Visitors can sign a goodbye card outside of their habitat. The zoo posted some photos of the two cubs from birth to now. The move is under the recommendation of the Association of Zoos and Aquariums Species Survival Plan, […]

  • Fire rips through home in Bennett area

    BENNETT, Colo. — Fire crews battled a house fire in the Bennett area Tuesday afternoon, the Arapahoe County Sheriff’s Office said. Several agencies responded to help fight the fire at 489 N. Tom Bay Road. Large parts of the structure collapsed. Three people were displaced by the fire, the sheriff’s office said. One dog and three cats were still unaccounted for. The sheriff’s office said while there is a burn ban in the county, the fire was not a violation […]

  • Inmate escapes from detention center in Golden

    GOLDEN, Colo. — An inmate escaped from the Colorado Correctional Center in Golden on Friday, the Colorado Department of Corrections said. Adam Vigil, 25, was confirmed missing at 10 p.m Friday, officials said.¬†He was in prison for convictions of fraud and criminal trespassing in El Paso County, and second-degree burglary in Pueblo County. He’s described as an American Indian male, 5-foot-6 and 160 pounds with hazel eyes and brown hair. Officials said he should be considered armed and dangerous. Anyone […]

  • Boy critically injured in fall at Denver Academy

    DENVER — A boy was critically injured after he fell and hit his head at Denver Academy in southeast Denver on Friday evening, the Denver Police Department said. A spokesman said a group of boys were on the grounds of the private school in the 4400 block or East Iliff Avenue when the boy fell. The boys called 911 and he was taken to a hospital in critical condition. Police had originally said they were responding to a death investigation […]

  • Modified lockdown lifted at Denver Health after officers searched for suspect

    DENVER — Denver Health Medical Center was placed on modified lockdown as a precaution Friday night as officers searched for a suspect in the area, the Denver Police Department said. Police said officers were in the vicinity of the hospital at 777 Bannock St. on a possible weapons call. They said no suspect was located and there was no immediate danger to the public. The modified lockdown was lifted after about 30 minutes.

  • Rockies beat Dodgers, 2-1, in home opener; Denver native Kyle Freeland wins major league debut

    DENVER — The Rockies celebrated a spectacular home opener with a 2-1 win against the Los Angeles Dodgers on Friday. Temperatures were in the mid-70s at game time as tens of thousands of fans and people watchers jammed into lower downtown Denver. Rookie Kyle Freeland lived the dream a lot of young kids have as the 2011 graduate of Thomas Jefferson High School made his major league debut. Freeland became the first pitcher to make his major league debut in […]

  • 2 people killed in crash on Highway 287 north of Lafayette

    BOULDER COUNTY, Colo. — Two people were killed in a two-vehicle crash on Highway 287 north of Lafayette late Friday afternoon, the Colorado State Patrol said. The highway was closed in both directions between Isabelle and Lookout roads. The Colorado State Patrol said the crash happened a few minutes before 5 p.m. The drivers of both vehicles died in the crash. The CSP said there were no other passengers in either vehicle.