Eric has been a digital content producer at FOX31 Denver and Channel 2 since April 2018. He was raised in the south metro area and attended Regis Jesuit High School.
After graduating from Regis, Eric moved to Los Angeles, where he attended the University of Southern California. He then spent two years at the CBS affiliate in Anchorage, Alaska before heading back to Colorado.
You’ll find Eric hiking during his weekends in the summer and skiing in the winter. He’s a huge ‘car guy’ and can tell you (almost) anything about any car on the road.
Follow him on Twitter @e_ruble or email him: firstname.lastname@example.org. He’ll tell you where to find the best bagel in Denver!
LARIMER COUNTY, Colo. — A prescribed burn in Larimer County has grown out of control, leading to mandatory evacuation orders. The fire is burning near the Glacier View Meadows subdivision southeast of Red Feather Lakes. The Larimer County Sheriff’s Office said the mandatory evacuation area is roughly south of County Road 74E and north of Rim Road between County Road 68C on the west and Walkabout Road (Glacier View Gate 5). The mandatory evacuation area includes Glacier View gates 8, […]
PARK COUNTY, Colo. — Meetings between Park County School District RE-2 and the union representing striking teachers resumed Wednesday afternoon. However, classes will be canceled for a fourth consecutive day Thursday. The union — the South Park Education Association — said the district canceled a Wednesday morning meeting. However, according to the school district, there would be meetings between the district and the SPEA Wednesday afternoon. A third-party federal mediator was present. “The District is hopeful that the conversation may […]
ADAMS COUNTY, Colo. — A 16-year-old boy died Saturday after falling from the hood of a moving pickup in Adams County. According to the Colorado State Patrol, the incident occurred at East 144th Avenue and Harvest Road. The intersection is in an unincorporated portion of Adams County. A 17-year-old girl was driving a Ram 1500 and two 16-year-old boys — both from Brighton — were hanging onto the hood. A third teenage boy was inside the truck. CSP could not […]
DENVER — The Denver Office of the Medical Examiner has identified the man who was killed in a shooting in the Barnum West neighborhood on Sunday. The shooting occurred about 2:45 p.m. in the 100 block of North Xavier Street. On Wednesday, the medical examiner’s office said Mark Berman, 59, was taken by ambulance to Denver Health Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead. He died of multiple gunshot wounds. Alberto Calcurian, 41, is being held for investigation of first-degree […]
DENVER — The Denver Office of the Medical Examiner has identified the woman who was killed in a shooting in the Lowry neighborhood in August. On Wednesday, the office said Shaina Castillo, 22, died of a shotgun wound. The shooting took place Aug. 12 in the 8000 block of East 12th Avenue. The address is home to the Advenir at Lowry apartment complex. Sean Landrock, 25, was taken into custody the evening of the shooting on suspicion of first-degree murder. […]
DENVER — A Colorado woman is accused of trying to smuggle three human fetuses to the United Kingdom. According to an affidavit, in October 2018, Emily Suzanne Cain mailed a package containing the fetuses from Canon City to a U.K. address. The package was shipped via the United States Postal Service to Denver and then to San Francisco. At San Francisco International Airport, the package was located just before it would have been loaded onto a London-bound flight. Customs and […]
STERLING, Colo. — One man was arrested and another remains at large following a pursuit and crash in northeast Colorado Sunday. The Logan County Sheriff’s Office said Tuesday that the incident began Sunday afternoon in the 700 block of Clark Street in Sterling when a deputy tried to pull over a vehicle for a traffic violation. The driver did not pull over at first, but did so later in the 300 block of North Ninth Avenue. Once the vehicle stopped, […]
LONGMONT, Colo. — A man has been arrested following a fire that damaged a Longmont church over the weekend. The Longmont Police Department said Cassidy Cole Moroney, 34, was arrested and accused of first-degree arson Tuesday evening. The fire occurred about 5:40 a.m. Sunday at the Central Longmont Presbyterian Church on Kimbark Street. Fire investigators say the fire was started with accelerant. The fire caused an estimated $5,000 in damage to the church, which was built in 1905. In surveillance […]
AURORA, Colo. — The Aurora Police Department has identified the man injured in an officer-involved shooting last week. APD said Tuesday that Andrew Huff, 22, is being treated at a local hospital. They did not elaborate on the extent of his injuries. About 11:30 p.m. on Oct. 10, officers responded to the 1500 block of South Bahama Street to investigate an alleged assault. Police say when officers arrived, they encountered Huff, who was armed. “This incident led to an officer-involved […]
ARCHULETA COUNTY, Colo. — A woman is dead and a man is in critical condition following an explosion and structure fire near Pagosa Springs in southwest Colorado Friday evening. According to the Archuleta County Sheriff’s Office, about 7:12 p.m. Friday, deputies heard a loud explosion near the Aspen Village subdivision behind Walmart. Dispatch immediately received a number of 911 calls reporting an explosion and fire at 994 Cool Pines Dr. One of the 911 calls was made from inside the […]
LOS ANGELES — Three people have died at the scene of Southern California wildfires this week, authorities said Saturday, as firefighters aided by diminishing winds beat back a blaze on the edge of Los Angeles that damaged or destroyed more than 30 structures and sent a blanket of smoke across a swath of neighborhoods. Los Angeles officials said the fire in the city’s San Fernando Valley area hadn’t grown significantly since Friday, and ground crews were tamping down lingering hotspots. […]
FORT COLLINS, Colo. — A man was killed after he was struck by a vehicle in Fort Collins Friday night. According to Fort Collins Police Services, about 8:45 p.m., dispatchers were notified of a vehicle vs. pedestrian crash in the 200 block of West Harmony Road. A gray 2005 Toyota minivan driven by a Fort Collins woman was traveling westbound on Harmony when she struck a man who was crossing the road from north to south. He was not in […]