A FLASH FLOOD WATCH will go into effect on Tuesday afternoon for most of Southern Colorado. Daytime heating and moisture will combine with a disturbance moving through Colorado to develop numerous thunderstorms. Any one of them will be more than capable of producing very heavy rain. Burn scars and areas that have seen recent heavy rain will be under the greatest risk for flash flooding. The 11 Breaking Weather Team will be tracking this threat all day for you.
DENVER (AP) -- A former Denver attorney accused of embezzling millions of dollars from clients has been sentenced to 10 years in prison.
The Denver District Attorney's Office says 52-year-old James W. Faber was sentenced Friday and was ordered to pay more than $4 million in restitution. Faber pleaded guilty to violating the Colorado Organized Crime Control Act when, between 2006 and 2010, he solicited money he said would be invested in the exploration of mining and natural resources.
Instead, he used the approximately $2.7 million to pay himself, run his law firm, pay for business expenses, pay former investors and invest in martial arts studios.
The Denver Post reports the restitution amount included the losses to victims, plus interest.
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