Category Archives: Local News

Sexually Violent Predator in Briargate

Sexually Violent Predator in Briargate

Colorado Springs Police have released information about a sexually violent predator who is living in the Briargate area on supervised arrest. He is Mario Guiterrez, and is currently living at 2706 Northridge Drive.MORE

Police Issue Warrant for Former Worship Leader

Police Issue Warrant for Former Worship Leader

Park County has issued an arrest warrant for Torin Smith and his wife Rena Smith. Torin is the former worship leader at Praise Mountain in Lake George. He failed to appear in court on Monday for a motions hearing. Tuesday morning Rena Smith failed to show up for her sentencing hearing. Rena was found guilty…MORE

Air Force Academy Reinforcing Athletic Code of Conduct After Hazing Incidents

Air Force Academy Reinforcing Athletic Code of Conduct After Hazing Incidents

The Air Force Academy’s athletic program will get an ombudsman to deal with complaints and a new system for cadets to anonymously report concerns after two hazing incidents since late 2016.  The Gazette is reporting that cases are pending against a pair of cadets on the Academy’s swimming team.  Another incident involved the school’s men’s…MORE

Police Looking for Information After Vehicle Found with Bullet Holes

Police Looking for Information After Vehicle Found with Bullet Holes

Springs police are checking with local hospitals after they made a startling discovery late Sunday night. A blood-stained car riddled with bullet holes was found near the Wal-Mart at Razorback and Highway 83. No persons were found in the area when police arrived. Police were called just after 10 about reports that someone was shooting…MORE

Police Chase Ends in Arrest

Police Chase Ends in Arrest

A search is over for a wanted man.  Monday afternoon, police chased a person involved in an attempted murder case.  The suspect drove an SUV through a fence near Powers and Hancock, causing $13,000 dollars in damage.  The vehicle was later found abandoned near Murray and Platte.   Angel Wall was later taken into custody…MORE

Mark Redwine Trial Date Set

Mark Redwine Trial Date Set

A trial is set for this summer for a man accused of killing his son in southwestern Colorado. Mark Redwine will face a four-week jury trial beginning in late June in Durango. He’s facing second-degree murder in the death of his 13-year-old boy, Dylan Redwine, who was from Monument. In 2012, Dylan was on a…MORE

Two Men Arrested in Robberies of 6 Banks

Two Men Arrested in Robberies of 6 Banks

Two men from Colorado Springs accused of holding-up at least a half-dozen banks are now behind bars. 49-year-old Robert Maestes and 32-year-old Allen Vigil were booked Tuesday on six counts of robbery. Police say from last August to December, Maestes and Vigil robbed six banks around the city. Officers believe they may also be responsible…MORE

Man Arrested in Connection to 9 Store Robberies

Man Arrested in Connection to 9 Store Robberies

Police say they’ve snatched a man accused of robbing nine businesses in a matter of weeks. From December 11th to New Year’s Eve, several gas stations, liquor stores, Walgreen’s pharmacies and a Family Dollar store in Colorado Springs were held-up at gunpoint. 21-year-old Robert Turner is now in custody facing charges for those crimes.MORE

2nd Traffic Fatality of 2019 in Colorado Springs

2nd Traffic Fatality of 2019 in Colorado Springs

Colorado Springs has now seen two traffic fatalities so far this month.  The latest was Thursday night, when a man was hit by an SUV at Academy and Austin Bluffs. The victim’s name has not been released.  Police say the pedestrian was not in a crosswalk.  No word yet on if charges will be filed.MORE

Air Force Cadet Court Martial

Air Force Cadet Court Martial

The Air Force Academy has scheduled a court-martial for cadet 2nd class, Daven Horne. The hearing begins at 8:30 Wednesday morning at the academy. Horne is being charged with unlawful use of marijuana and cocaine.MORE