GARFIELD COUNTY, Colo. – On Dec. 17, 2014 deputies responded to a call about an unattended death, in the Silt area.
A warrant was issued and led police to determine the that the death was suspicious, according to Walt Stowe spokesman for the Garfield County Sheriff’s Office.
Further investigation led police to Leon Padia’s son.
William Padia was accused of second-degree murder of his father, Leon Padia, who was 65 years old.
Padia was arrested on Friday and is held at the Garfield County Jail on a $25,000 bond.
This continues to be an ongoing investigation, Stowe said.