A woman is facing first-degree murder charges in the death of a man who was found in Fountain Creek in Pueblo County last month.
Daniel Cressey, 20, was found shot to death May 28 near Pinon Bridge. Investigators believe he was killed more than 27 miles away at a home on the 5000 block of Hopkins Drive in Security and then moved.
The coroner said Cressey was shot twice in the torso and had only been dead for a few hours when he was found.
The El Paso County Sheriff's Office took over the investigation June 10 because the homicide was believed to have taken place within their jurisdiction.
Using information already gathered by the Pueblo County Sheriff's Office, the El Paso County Sheriff's Office continued the investigation and arrested Jessy Jo Jewel Barnes, 19, on June 11.
Barnes is being held without bond.
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
Viewers with disabilities can get assistance accessing this station's FCC Public Inspection File by contacting the station with the information listed below. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, 888-835-5322 (TTY), or firstname.lastname@example.org.