KKTV 11 News | Colorado Springs, Pueblo |  Breaking News| Weather | School Closings | Traffic

Escapee Spotted in Southern Colorado

By: kktv
By: kktv

Colorado State Patrol is asking for the public’s help to find an county jail escapee.

They say that Robel Turcios-Rodriguez escaped from the Costilla County Jail on Sunday, September 9th. Turcios-Rodriguez was being held on suspicion of human smuggling and resisting arrest charges.

State Patrol says Turcios-Rodriguez was spotted yesterday in the area east of Fort Garland Colorado. They say a reverse 911 call was put out to residents in the area to warn them. They are warning people not to try to detain Turcios-Rodriguez if they see him. Residents should call 911.


KKTV firmly believes in freedom of speech for all and we are happy to provide this forum for the community to share opinions and facts. We ask that commenters keep it clean, keep it truthful, stay on topic and be responsible. Comments left here do not necessarily represent the viewpoint of KKTV 11 News.

If you believe that any of the comments on our site are inappropriate or offensive, please tell us by clicking “Report Abuse” and answering the questions that follow. We will review any reported comments promptly.

powered by Disqus
KKTV 520 E. Colorado Colorado Springs, CO 80903 Office: (719) 634-2844 Fax: (719) 632-0808 News Fax: (719) 634-3741
Gray Television, Inc. - Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 170165386 - kktv.com/a?a=170165386