Jose Alderete-Gomez Busted for Attack on Woman: Is He Fort Collins' Serial Assaulter?

Categories: Colorado Crimes

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One of the crime scenes as captured in 7News coverage. Additional images, a video and more below.
Ten Fort Collins women have been attacked over the past few months, and police believe the same man assaulted many, if not all, of them.

Against this backdrop, 27-year-old Jose Alderete-Gomez has been arrested in one of the incidents -- and investigators are working to see if they can link him to any of the others. Details, photo, video and more below.

See also: Kelli Middleton is Tenth Fort Collins Woman Attacked in Two Months: Same Suspect?

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Photos: Here's What Aurora Did to These Twenty Shoplifters

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More photos below.
Black Friday marks the official start of the holiday shopping season -- and presumably also the holiday shoplifting season. With that in mind, the Aurora Police Department is sending a simple seasonal message: "Shoplift in Aurora and go to jail!" Those are the first words in a new APD Facebook post stressing that shoplifters in Aurora are frequently booked into the city's detention center, rather than receiving a summons and being released. A note adds that some of those convicted of the crime even had their vehicles seized.

Continue to see photos of twenty convicted Aurora shoplifters, along with APD text revealing their punishment. To see even more pics, click here.

See also: Meet Denver's Fourteen Sexually Violent Predators

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Jennifer Reali, Fatal Attraction Killer Turned Singer: No Parole Despite Cancer Diagnosis

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Jennifer Reali during a 2011 CBS4 interview. More photos plus video and audio below.
Back in August, we reported that Jennifer Reali, who'd gained a lot more notoriety as the so-called Fatal Attraction killer of her lover's wife than she has for the gospel singing on self-released albums that she recorded while doing time at the Denver Women's Correctional Facility, was living in a Lakewood halfway house -- a situation questioned by at least one of her victim's friends.

Nonetheless, Reali will remain at the facility for at least the near future, after being turned down for parole despite a cancer diagnosis. Continue for details, including photos, audio and video.

See also: Jennifer Reali Sings! Fatal Attraction Killer Now on Fire for Jesus

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KL Tha General, Denver Rapper Kevie Durham, Killed at The Beach Nightclub (21)

Categories: Colorado Crimes

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A MySpace photo of Kevie Durham, aka KL Tha General. Additional images plus a video and more below.
Early Sunday morning, a man was killed at The Beach, a nightclub near Mile High Stadium, and friends are identifying him as Kevie Durham, better known to local hip-hop fans as KL Tha General; read a remembrance of him in our Backbeat blog. Here's the latest about this crime and the search for thus-far-unidentified suspects.

See also: Bronco Bar Murder: One Dead, Two Hurt in Shooting, Two Suspects on the Run (20)

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Matthew Hickcox and Pals Allegedly Loved Meth Enough to Rip a Mailbox Out of a Sidewalk

Categories: Colorado Crimes

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Robert and Matthew Hickcox in a Facebook photo. At this writing, Robert is still at large. Photos and more below.
How badly did Matthew Hickcox and friends allegedly want meth? Enough to rip a mailbox out of a sidewalk.

That's among the assertions about what prosecutors describe as an identity theft ring -- and two members, including Matthew's brother Robert, remain on the loose at this writing. Photos, details and more below.

See also: See Pounds of Meth and More Seized in Raids of Two Alleged Drug Gangs

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Denver Cops Shoot Two in Commerce City After Failed Traffic Stop

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Photos from the scene courtesy of 7News. More images below.
The murder at Aurora's Bronco Bar wasn't the only example of gunfire in the metro area last night. Two people were also shot in Commerce City -- and the individuals behind the triggers were Denver police officers.

Continue for details about the incident, which flowed from a failed traffic stop.

See also: Update: Jahvell Forrest Busted in Shooting of Aurora Cop Ryan Burns

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Bronco Bar Murder: One Dead, Two Hurt in Shooting, Two Suspects on the Run (20)

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A photo tweeted from the crime scene by Fox31's Cathy Hernandez. Additional images and videos below.
Update below: Bronco Bar, at 9496 Montview Boulevard in Aurora, is a sports bar and grill, and judging by photos and videos shared online, it's a place known for good times and happy, boisterous crowds. Not last night, though: Just after midnight, gunfire erupted, killing one and injuring two others. Here's what we know thus far.

See also: Photos: Shooting at Cold Crush Hip-Hop Club Injures Three, One Critically, published in June

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Nyeesha Gonzalez, Habitual Drunk Driver, Tries to Punch Cop in Face After Hit-and-Run?

Categories: Colorado Crimes

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A MySpace photo of Nyessha Gonzalez. Additional images and more below.
What's among the worst ways to convince a police officer you're completely innocent of a hit-and-run crash? Trying to punch him in the face after admitting you're a habitual drunk driver. That's among the alleged reasons Gonzalez has now been charged with hitting and running in a violent weekend smash-up. Continue for photos, details and the police report.

See also: Amanda Suhr, Busted in Federal Hit-and-Run: SIC...4LIFE Sticker, Juggalo Connections

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Harold Henthorn May Have Tried to Kill Wife Before Fatal Hike Marked With "X," Docs Say

Categories: Colorado Crimes

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Harold and Toni Henthorn during much happier times. Additional photos, plus a video and more below.
Update: Last week, bond was rejected for Harold Henthorn, a Highlands Ranch man who's been formally charged with killing his wife, Dr. Toni Henthorn, by pushing her off Deer Mountain in Rocky Mountain National Park; see our previous coverage below.

Now, two new documents in the case have been unsealed, and they suggest that Harold may have tried to eliminate Toni once before, in an "accident" of the sort that killed his first wife, as well as implying that the fateful hiking trip was meticulously planned, right down to a map marked with an "X" near where she died. Continue to see those documents, plus additional photos, a video and the troubling details.

See also: Photos: Casey Nocket, Accused Vandal, May Have Tagged Rocky Mountain National Park

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Brandon Crawford Killed by Fellow 15-Year-Old Who Carried a Gun "For Protection"

Categories: Colorado Crimes

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A family photo of Brandon Crawford. More images below.
The death of Brandon Crawford, fifteen, offers yet another cautionary tale about guns. If the .22 caliber revolver hadn't been present, reports suggest he'd still be alive. But the fellow fifteen-year-old who allegedly shot him to death told authorities he carried a weapon with him "for protection." Photos and additional details below.

See also: Anastasia Adair Accidentally Kills Herself With New Assault Rifle

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