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Carjacking Suspect Shot Near Devil’s Head Campground

NARRATIVE: DOUGLAS COUNTY, CO – At approximately 2:09 p.m., on July 2nd, 2018, the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office was notified of a carjacking that had taken place in El Paso County. The suspect, a 29-year-old male, drove the stolen vehicle into the Pike National Forest shooting at passing vehicles. He ultimately stopped the vehicle at… Read On

Stage 1 Fire Restrictions for Unincorporated Douglas County

By order of Sheriff Tony Spurlock, Stage 1 fire restrictions are now in place.  Ordinance No. O-012-004 restricts open fires, open burning and the use of fireworks in the unincorporated areas of Douglas County. Prohibited Activities: Open burning of any kind. Use of Fireworks Allowable Activities: Fires within liquid-fueled or gas-fueled stoves, fireplaces within buildings,… Read On

Stage 1 Fire Restrictions in Place for Unincorporated Douglas County

By Order of Sheriff Tony Spurlock Stage 1 fire restrictions, are now in place. Ordinance No. O-012-004, restricting open fires, open burning and the use of fireworks in the unincorporated areas of Douglas County. General Guidance on Stage 1 restrictions follows below: Prohibited Activities: Open burning of any kind. Use of fireworks.  Allowable Activities: Fires within liquid-fueled or… Read On

Additional Charges Filed on Suspect Arrested in Weatherly Homicide

On Friday, February 9, 2018, the 18th Judicial District Attorney’s Office filed additional charges on the suspect in custody for his connection to the Weatherly homicide which occurred on September 30, 2017. Shelby Weatherly’s body was located along the side of the road in the area of SB I-25 and the Greenland Exit, South of… Read On

Father Arrested for Child Abuse Resulting in Death of 3-Month-Old Daughter

NARRATIVE: DOUGLAS COUNTY, CO – On May 10, 2017, deputies responded to the 5300-block of Hospitality Place, Parker, for a medical assist of a 3-month-old baby that was not breathing and CPR was in progress. Three-month-old Aliah Howatt (DOB 02/13/2017) was immediately transported to a local hospital where she was pronounced deceased. Subsequently, through interviews… Read On