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Thomas is the Digital Content Manger for KDVR.com and KWGN.com He has worked as a digital journalist in Denver for five years now.

After graduating from the University of Colorado at Boulder, Thomas worked as a web writer for KMGH in Denver. In November 2012, joined the web staff at KDVR as Digital Content Manager.

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    Police: Man making ATM withdraws with numbers taken from RTD skimmers

    DENVER — A man police believe installed a credit card skimmer on pay machines at RTD light rail stations has been using stolen credit card numbers to make withdrawals at local ATMs. According to a Crime Stoppers bulletin, credit card skimmers were placed on ticket kiosks during the first week of November. “The stolen information has been used to make unauthorized withdrawals at seven Metropolitan ATM locations,” the bulletin said. Police released two photos of a man they believe installed […]

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    Man sought, accused of killing kitten after domestic violence incident

    DENVER — Denver Police are looking for a man accused of killing a kitten after a domestic violence incident. According to a Crime Stoppers bulletin, Andres Sanchez-Luevano, 23, is wanted on a charge of aggravated animal cruelty. The incident happened on Nov. 17. A Denver Police spokeswoman declined to provide more information about the case. Anyone with information regarding this incident or the whereabouts of this suspect is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 720-913-STOP (7867).

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    $1 million bond set for man accused of shooting Aurora officer

    AURORA, Colo. — Authorities identified the suspect accused of shooting an Aurora Police officer Friday night. Jahvell Daquan Forrest faces of charge of first-degree attempted murder of a police officer and first-degree assault of a police officer, said interim Police Chief Terry Jones. “We are absolutely certain we have the gunman,” Jones while sharing details about the arrest during a news conference Friday. Jones said the investigation leading to Forrest had many “unique twists and turns” and involved officers going […]

  • Police investigate stabbing near CSU in Fort Collins

    Fort Collins woman stabbed, robbed by man with same description as previous attacks

    FORT COLLINS, Colo. — The description of a man who attacked a woman in Fort Collins early Monday morning is similar to eight other attacks on women near the Colorado State University Campus, police said. Monday’s incident happened in the parking lot of the Ram’s Crossing West apartments on Orchard place, said police. A 21-year-old woman told police she was assaulted who took out a small knife and took her purse and then ran away. The woman suffered superficial injuries […]

  • Investigators looked into the circumstances of a shooting at an Evans home in which a man and teenage girl were killed and a woman was injured on Thursday, Nov. 13, 2014.

    Authorities believe man, daughter were shot to death in Evans; Wife shot in head

    EVANS, Colo. — Authorities have identified the victims of a triple shooting in Evans but are still investigating the circumstances of the incident that killed two people. Officers were sent to the house in the 2400 block of Marina Street about 1:30 p.m. after a man’s employer called to say he missed work and he was having personal issues. Police knocked on the door of the house and Natalya Perrin answered. Perrin had a head wound and was taken to Northern […]

  • Judge Carlos Samour.

    James Holmes defense asks for new judge citing ‘barrage of insults’

    DENVER — Attorneys for accused mass shooter James Holmes filed a motion to a new judge to oversee the case, but their requested was rejected by the very person they sought to remove. Judge Carlos Samour denied the defense motion calling it “meritless.” Holmes’ defense has said Samour has targeted them with a “barrage of insults.” They claimed he has used terms describing their work including “apathetic,” “halfhearted,” “lackluster” and “anemic” as proof of a bias. In his rejection of […]

  • Broncos cornerback Champ Bailey talks to reporters when cleaning out his locker after the Super Bowl loss to the Seattle Seahawks on Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014.

    Champ Bailey to sign 1-day contract with Broncos before retiring

    DENVER — Cornerback Champ Bailey will retire as a Denver Bronco. The team announced Friday that Bailey will sign a one-day contract with the Broncos to retire as a member of the team he spent 10 seasons with. Bailey was one of the game’s premier shutdown cornerbacks, being named to 12 Pro Bowls, seven All-Pro teams and the NFL 2000s All-Decade team during his storied career. Bailey was released by the Broncos in March. He played with the New Orleans Saints […]

  • Ari Liggett (Credit: Arapahoe County Jail)

    Ari Liggett sentenced to life in prison for killing, dismembering his mother

    DENVER — A judge sentenced Ari Liggett to life in prison Friday, four days after he was found guilty of first-degree murder for poisoning and dismembering his mother in 2012. “The only place for Liggett is prison. His family believes strongly that they would be in grave danger if he were ever free,” said prosecutor Brian Sugioka at the sentencing hearing. Liggett had pleaded not guilty by reason of mental insanity, with his lawyers arguing he suffered from a mental […]

  • Prosecutors: Henthorn made claim to wife’s $4.5M life insurance policy after she died

    DENVER — A man facing first-degree murder charges in the death of his second wife made a claim to her $4.5 million a day and a half after she fell to her death at Rocky Mountain National Park, prosecutors have said. Harold Henthorn is accused of killing his second wife, Toni. She died after falling 140 feet on Deer Mountain in 2012. Henthron, 58, was indicted on Nov. 6 on a charge of first-degree murder. He’s accused of killing his […]

  • 2014 St. Jude Dream Home in Green Valley Ranch

    Larry Stanley of Aurora wins St. Jude Dream Home giveaway

  • After opening a hole, the man was able to crawl out. (Photo: Lewis Geyer/Times-Call)

    Man freed after being trapped in wall at Marshalls store for 2-3 days

    LONGMONT, Colo. — Police rescued a man from inside a wall of a Marshalls department store on Tuesday morning, and they believe he had been trapped for two to three days. The Longmont Police Department said employees heard the man inside the wall and called police. Police and fire crews then pulled the man, believed to be in his 40s, from the wall. The Longmont Times-Call identified the man as Paul Felyk, 35, and reported he was taken to Longmont […]

  • This image, taken from the window of a passenger plane over Colorado, was caused by cold air pushing south thanks to an unusual weather system that sent temperatures plummeting. (Photo: Amanda Wicks)

    Dust storm over southern Colorado captured from the air

    COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — Monday’s storm front that dropped temperatures by as much as 50 degrees in 24 hours also created a large dust storm that was visible from space. As the Arctic air moved south, it picked up dust in southeastern Colorado and created a Haboob. Amanda Wicks was flying from Los Angeles to Chicago when she saw the leading edge of the storm. She took a photo and posted it on Twitter. A dust storm outside of Colorado. […]