DENVER (KDVR) — A 49-year-old man is facing a first-degree murder charge as the Denver Police Department is investigating a homicide around the Sloan’s Lake neighborhood.
The investigation began after a woman was found stabbed to death in the 5000 block of West Colfax Avenue late Friday night. Police said a suspect was in custody.
Saturday, DPD said Israel Casarez was arrested for investigation of first-degree murder and the incident was domestic violence-related.
The victim’s identity and cause of death have not yet been released.