Crime

La Plata County man found guilty of sexual assault on a child

A La Plata County man has been found guilty of sexual assault on a child after a four-day trial this week in Durango. The man, who was a juvenile at the time of the assaults, exposed himself to a...

DATE: Oct. 20, 2017 | UPDATED: 10 hours 8 minutes ago | CATEGORY: Local News

Three men arrested on suspicion of sexual assault

Three men were being held Friday at the La Plata County Jail on suspicion of threatening a woman with a gun and then making her perform sexual acts. Devin “Ducky” Richard Bond, 21, Anthony “Izzy”...

DATE: Oct. 20, 2017 | UPDATED: 10 hours 8 minutes ago | CATEGORY: Local News

Subway robbed at gunpoint in northeast Durango

Police are searching for a man suspected of robbing the Subway sandwich shop Thursday night on Florida Road in northeast Durango. The robbery occurred at 10:19 p.m. at 1537 Florida Road, near Bread...

DATE: Oct. 20, 2017 | UPDATED: 10 hours 9 minutes ago | CATEGORY: Local News

Suspect in Maryland office park shooting is apprehended

EDGEWOOD, Md. – A man with a lengthy criminal past who showed up for work at a countertop company on Wednesday and shot five of his co-workers has been arrested, authorities said. Three of them...

DATE: Oct. 18, 2017 | UPDATED: 2 days 11 hours ago | CATEGORY: Nation & World

Colorado Springs teen killed young siblings to be alone, police say

COLORADO SPRINGS – A 19-year-old accused of stabbing his two young siblings to death and wounding his father in Colorado told investigators he carried out the attack so he could be alone in the...

DATE: Oct. 17, 2017 | UPDATED: 3 days 13 hours ago | CATEGORY: Regional News

Official says Vegas hotel didn’t immediately report gunfire

Mandalay Bay hotel officials didn’t notify police about a shooting in a hallway inside the high-rise until after Stephen Paddock opened fire on the crowd at a country music festival outside, a...

DATE: Oct. 12, 2017 | CATEGORY: Nation & World

Durango slashing suspect turns himself in to police

A Durango man suspected of attempted murder for slashing another man’s face is being held without bail after turning himself in Monday night. Sean C. Giovanni, 29, made his first court appearance...

DATE: Oct. 10, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

A dozen car tires slashed in South Durango

A dozen car tires were slashed early Tuesday in South Durango. Police and victims said someone used a knife to slice the sidewalls of 12 car tires sometime between 11:30 p.m. Monday and 7 a.m....

DATE: Oct. 10, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Man arrested on suspicion of pulling knife on store clerk in Durango

The Durango Police Department arrested a man suspected of menacing a clerk with a knife Monday at the SkyRidge Market in east Durango. The incident was reported at 1:49 p.m. in the 100 block of...

DATE: Oct. 9, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Gunman’s brother in Vegas as police seek to find motive

LAS VEGAS – Investigators met with the brother of the Las Vegas gunman while friends and relatives of the 58 killed and other concert-goers who survived the deadliest shooting in modern U.S....

DATE: Oct. 9, 2017 | CATEGORY: Nation & World

Lost items from Las Vegas shooting returned to some who fled

LAS VEGAS – The abandoned baby strollers, shoes, phones, backpacks and purses strewn for days across the huge crime scene of the Las Vegas massacre were slowly being returned to their owners Sunday...

DATE: Oct. 8, 2017 | CATEGORY: Nation & World

Durango police searching for attempted murder suspect

Police are searching for a man suspected of attempted murder for trying to slash another man’s neck last weekend in downtown Durango. An arrest warrant has been issued for Sean Christopher...

DATE: Oct. 3, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News