After a mild Saturday, temperatures to finish the weekend will be MUCH colder! A system to our west pushes into SE Colorado overnight. Snow showers will be possible by early Sunday morning across the I-25 corridor with a change to rain and snow showers through the afternoon. Accumulation should be minimal as most moisture looks to be light and temperatures will warm into the upper 30s and 40s through the afternoon, though areas in higher elevations could see 1-2". The main impact will be the cold along with winds gusting up to 40 mph at times. Click on the 'Weather' tab for more...
The accused cop killer was back in court Tuesday for a preliminary hearing. Jereme Lamberth faces a charge of first degree murder in the February 22nd shooting death of Detective Jared Jensen.
A reason they are having this hearing is to determine if there is enough evidence to keep Lamberth behind bars without bond.
Tuesday in court, the prosecution calls a handful of witness to the stand to recount the details surrounding Detective Jensen’s death.
Among those to take the stand, besides fellow police officers and the county coroner, a woman who says she witnessed the murder. She says that she was across the street from the 7-11 near Hancock and Costilla that fateful day. “…And then I realized, the man was standing over him with a gun and I said to myself, ‘Is this real?’ Then, he shot him,” the alleged witness said.
Jensen's widow, Natalie and his family sat in the courtroom. Lamberth's mom was also there. Wednesday, the defense will call their witnesses for day 2 of the prelim. After that, the judge will make a decision whether or not to hold Lamberth without bond.
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