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: email@example.com. He’ll tell you where to find the best bagel in Denver!
DENVER — Ride-sharing company Lyft has partnered with the Colorado Department of Transportation and the Marijuana Industry Group in an effort to have fewer impaired drivers on the state’s roads on Saturday, April 20, also known as 4/20. Lyft is offering a $4.20 discount on rides anywhere in Colorado that day. “This 4/20, we’re encouraging those taking part to plan ahead with a Lyft ride as we continue to work towards safer streets and communities,” Gabe Cohen, general manager of […]
LOUISVILLE, Colo. — The Louisville Police Department is searching for Dominic Rivera, a man who allegedly assaulted a woman and hit a man with a vehicle early Saturday morning. LPD said the incidents occurred in the 1800 block of Kaylix Avenue in Louisville. The woman who was assaulted and the man who was struck by the vehicle were both taken to a local hospital. The man suffered serious injuries. Police said the vehicle Rivera was reportedly driving was later found […]
AURORA, Colo. — A male was found dead in a residential area in Aurora on Friday. The Aurora Police Department said Friday afternoon that officers were responding to a welfare check at 12695 E. Exposition Dr. when they found a deceased male inside a vehicle. Medical personnel responded and the male was pronounced dead at the scene. The address is in a neighborhood northeast of the intersection of East Exposition Avenue and South Peoria Street. On Saturday, APD said the […]
BRIGHTON, Colo. — Brighton High School was placed on lockdown Friday afternoon, according to School District 27J. At 4:42 p.m., the Brighton Police Department said its officers had finished searching the school and determined it to be “all clear.” The school district said the situation was “not an active incident” and that authorities were investigating a tip submitted through the Safe2Tell program. The report said a BHS student had seen another student loading a firearm in a school restroom. No […]
AURORA, Colo. — Three men were injured in a shooting at an office building in Aurora Friday afternoon, according to the Aurora Police Department. APD said the shooting occurred at 1450 South Havana Street, which is at Havana’s intersection with East Florida Avenue. According to APD spokesman Anthony Camacho, the shooting happened at a barber shop on the second floor of the eight-floor building. When officers arrived, they rendered aid to the victims. All three men were then taken to […]
AURORA, Colo. — Officers with the Aurora Police Department apprehended a wanted person following a barricade situation Friday afternoon. APD said the person was barricaded in the 500 block of Galena Street. The area is just southwest of the intersection of East 6th Avenue and Havana Street. Galena was closed between 5th and 6th avenues. Police asked people nearby to shelter in place until the person was taken into custody around 6:30 p.m. Authorities have not identified the wanted person […]
BOULDER COUNTY, Colo. — The Boulder County Sheriff’s Office is hoping the public can help investigators solve a cold case from 1993. On Nov. 11, 1993, skeletal remains were found near Gregory Canyon, which is southwest of the city of Boulder. The identity of the deceased person is still unknown. An examination of the remains revealed the person was a white male between 25 and 45 years old who was between 5 feet 3 inches and 5 feet 8 inches […]
DENVER — New data from the U.S. Census Bureau revealed continued growth in Colorado, particularly along the Interstate 25 corridor. The Denver metro area grew by roughly 40,000 people between July 1, 2017 and July 1, 2018. An estimated 2,932,415 people now call greater Denver home. The U.S. Census defines the Denver-Aurora-Lakewood metro area as consisting of the following counties: Denver, Arapahoe, Jefferson, Adams, Douglas, Broomfield, Elbert, Park Clear Creek and Gilpin. The population of the larger Denver-Aurora combined statistical […]
AURORA, Colo. — A man was killed in a stabbing in Aurora Wednesday night. The Aurora Police Department said the stabbing occurred in the 9800 block of East Colfax Avenue about 8 p.m. The area is just east of Colfax’s intersection with Dayton Street. The man’s age and name have not yet been released. The Adams County Coroner’s Office will identify him and notify his loved ones. APD said that while officers were canvassing the area, they found a male […]
WINDSOR, Colo. — The Weld County Coroner’s Office has identified the two men who died in a trench collapse at a construction site in Windsor Tuesday. Cristopher Lee Ramirez, 26, and Jorge Baez Valadez, 41, both died after becoming trapped in the 15-feet-deep trench. Ramirez is from Boulder. Valadez is from Denver. The men were working in a trench at the construction site at 925 Camberly Drive Tuesday afternoon when the trench collapsed around them. Before emergency personnel arrived, workers […]
DENVER — The Denver Broncos have released their schedule for the 2019 season. The dates and opponents are below. Bold indicates a home game. Monday, Sept. 9: Broncos at Raiders Sunday, Sept. 15: Bears vs. Broncos (on FOX31 at 2:25 p.m.) Sunday, Sept. 22: Broncos at Packers (on FOX31 at 11 a.m.) Sunday, Sept. 29: Jaguars vs. Broncos Sunday, Oct. 6: Broncos at Chargers Sunday, Oct. 13: Titans vs. Broncos Thursday, Oct. 17: Chiefs vs. Broncos (on FOX31 at 6:20 […]
DENVER — The Denver Police Department is hoping the public can help investigators locate a man who is wanted for first-degree murder in a March shooting in Lower Downtown. In a Metro Denver Crime Stoppers bulletin issued Wednesday afternoon, DPD said the wanted man is 24-year-old Gaghe Fox. Police described him as a white male who is 5 feet 5 inches tall and weighs about 117 pounds. He has black hair and brown eyes. Fox also has ‘T’ and ‘G’ […]