Snow showers continue this evening creating slick road conditions across southern Colorado. Overnight the N Pikes Peak Region sees a second push of moisture and locally heavy snowfall will once again be possible. A Winter Storm Warning has been issued for far northern El Paso County where ~4" are possible by Tuesday morning. Also ahead, a High Wind Warning for much of southeast Colorado from 4-11am Tuesday morning as wind gusts could reach up to 60 mph. For more info on the forecast this holiday week, head over to the "Weather" tab.
A former police officer took a plea deal in court Monday.
Sydney Huffman, a former Colorado Springs officer, entered a guilty plea to charges of attempting to influence a public servant. She is accused of lying to law enforcement to get her boyfriend, a fellow police officer, in trouble.
That man, Jarrott Martinez, told 11 News Huffman's accusations permanently tainted his life. The former Marine says he was living his life-long dream of becoming an officer, working for the Manitou Springs Police Department, until he had it all ripped way. Huffman had accused Martinez of repeatedly attacking her, including strangulation.
All charges against Martinez were dropped, but not before he spent seven months behind bars, lost his job and his reputation.
Huffman will be sentenced in June.
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