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Local Updates from ABC News Radio for Colorado Springs.

Friday
Oct312014

Girl, 17, Arrested After Allegedly Leading Cops on Chase

(COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo.) -- A 17-year-old girl was arrested Thursday after allegedly leading police on a chase in Colorado Springs.

Police said shortly before 3 p.m. an officer tried conducting a traffic stop on an SUV in the area of Templeton Gap Road and Dublin Blvd. However, the driver allegedly took off in an evasive manner. The driver then allegedly got out of the vehicle and led police on a lengthy foot chase.

Police said they eventually caught the teenage girl and after a brief struggle, arrested her for resisting arrest and multiple traffic charges.


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Thursday
Oct302014

Springs Police Arrest Man for Domestic Violence

(COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo.) -- A domestic dispute in Colorado Springs Wednesday led to one man being arrested.

Colorado Springs Police said they responded to a domestic disturbance in an apartment on the 1000 block of Alexander Road.

Afterward, Mark Lucas was arrested and charged with domestic violence.


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Wednesday
Oct292014

Update: Missing Broncos Fan Found Safe in Pueblo

(DENVER) -- Paul Kitterman, the 53-year-old father who went missing during halftime at last Thursday's Denver Broncos-San Diego Chargers game, has been found safe, police said.

Denver police made the announcement via their Twitter account: "DPD confirming that Paul Kitterman has been located and is safe after going missing from the Bronco Game."

Later they added: "Paul Kitterman was located in Pueblo, Colorado. Again, he is unharmed. All questions should be directed to the family."

Kitterman was later reunited with his family, his stepson Jarod Tonneson confirmed.

Police said foul play was not suspected.

Kitterman seemed to be happy and behaving normally before his disappearance Thursday night, his companions said, and told them that the experience of going to his first Broncos home game was "awesome."

Soon afterwards, he vanished.


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Tuesday
Oct282014

Man Disappears at Broncos Game

(DENVER) -- Paul Kitterman told his friend Tia Bakke that the experience  of being at his first ever Denver Broncos game in-person, with his son was “awesome” -- and that was the last she heard of him.

The 53-year-old from Kremmling seemingly vanished into the Sports Authority Field crowd at the Broncos-Chargers game last Thursday night, in what Denver police now call a missing persons case.

Bakke, who traveled with Kitterman and his son, Jarod, to the game, said they had plans to meet afterwards at a stadium gate.

“We go down to gate 8. No Paul. We wait an hour. No Paul,” she said.

Bakke’s group contacted stadium security and searched around the grounds until 1 a.m. before finally heading back to Kremmling without Kitterman, who has few contacts in Denver and had no cellphone, credit card or vehicle with him, Bakke said. She added he had plans to go hunting with his son the next morning.

Denver Police are assisting the family and are investigating, but are not actively searching on foot because they are not certain a crime was committed.


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Monday
Oct272014

At Least One Dead in Boulder Plane Crash

(BOULDER, Colo.) -- At least one person is dead following a plane crash just north of Boulder Airport on Monday morning.

The crash was reported shortly before 8 a.m. on the 5500 block of Independence Road, with authorities being called to the scene and finding a plane fully engulfed in flames.

"The preliminary investigation indicates that the plane struck the westbound lane of Independence Road propeller first, with the plane catching fire after impact," the Boulder County Sheriff’s Office said in a statement.

At least one person was confirmed dead, however, investigators are still working to determine how the plane crashed, how many people were onboard, and where was the plane bound for, among other details.


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