Serving the citizens of Clear Creek, Eagle, Summit and Lake Counties

Category Archives: Press Releases

Lakewood Man Pleads Guilty to 2nd Degree Murder in Leadville

LEADVILLE, COLO. – Matthew James Haley, 30, pleaded guilty today to 2nd Degree Murder of Jordan Gausman, 31, for a fatal stabbing outside the Silver Dollar Saloon in Leadville on May 2, 2016. A sentencing hearing has been set for June 28, 2017 at 8:30 A.M., in the District Court of Lake County before the […]

Defendant Sentenced to Prison for 2015 Knife Slashing

BRECKENRIDGE, COLORADO – Dylan Michael Haas, 23, was sentenced today to 3 years in the Department of Corrections after pleading guilty Feb. 27, 2017, to three counts including: Felony Menacing with a Real Weapon (Class 5 Felony), Trespassing (Class 5 Felony), and Weapons Possession with a Previous Juvenile Offense (Class 5 Felony), and a separate […]

Man Sentenced for Home Made Bomb Possession, Previous Drug Charges

EAGLE COUNTY, COLO. – Dustin Scott Brown, 29, of Basalt, Co., was sentenced April 3rd, to eight years in the Department of Corrections for Possession of an Incendiary Device, a Class Four Felony. Defendant Brown was arrested July 17, 2016, after authorities were alerted to a possible home made bomb Brown had left at his […]

Co-Defendant in 2015 Gypsum Shooting of Good Samaritan, Sentenced to 20 Years

EAGLE, COLORADO – Arnaldo Lucero-Almanza, 22, was sentenced today to 20 years in the Department of Corrections after pleading guilty Jan. 18, 2017, to three counts that included: Aggravated Robbery/Wound-Strike with a Weapon (F3), Conspiracy to Commit Aggravated Robbery /Possession of a Weapon (F4), and Contributing to the Delinquency of a Minor (F4). The Defendant […]

Colorado Lawyer Pleads Guilty to 2nd Degree Attempted Murder Charges of Wife

GEORGETOWN, COLO. – Leland Thomas Kintzele, 69, of Evergreen, pleaded guilty and was sentenced today on charges of Attempt to Commit 2nd Degree Murder (a class Three Felony), related to the May 16, 2015, attack on his then-wife. Defendant Kintzele, believing his then-wife was going to leave him, hit her multiple times in the back […]