Grand Junction Crime

Grand Junction Crime

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  • Grand Junction sex offender arrested in Kansas for a...

    Friday Sep 14 | via Denver Post 

    A 27-year-old fugitive sex offender has been arrested in Kansas after he allegedly picked up a 15-year-old boy at a Grand Junction hotel and began traveling east across the country, authorities say. Samuel Lee Jumps has also been arrested for false reporting after he allegedly lied to a Grand Junction detective about knowing who or where the victim was, according to a news release Friday by the Grand Junction Police Department.

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  • GJPD: Registered sex offender kidnaps boy

    Friday Sep 14 | via TheDenverChannel 

    Fire Weather Warning issued September 14 at 3:31AM MDT expiring September 15 at 9:00PM MDT in effect for: Garfield, Moffat, Rio Blanco, Routt Fire Weather Watch issued September 13 at 3:51PM MDT expiring September 15 at 9:00PM MDT in effect for: Garfield, Moffat, Rio Blanco, Routt Fire Weather Warning issued September 12 at 2:18PM MDT expiring September 14 at 9:00PM MDT in effect for: Garfield, Moffat, Rio Blanco, Routt GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. A 27-year-old registered sex offender was arrested Thursday evening in Kansas after he allegedly kidnapped a 15-year-old boy from a hotel in Grand Junction with plans to drive to South Carolina.

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  • "I killed my son": Grand Junction father o...

    Thursday Sep 13 | via Lamar Daily News 

    Investigators believe a baby who died in his home in late August had the breath squeezed out of him by his father, who had woken early to tend to the fussy child, according to court records. Shaun K. O'Byrne, of Grand Junction, was arrested Tuesday on suspicion of child abuse resulting in death of his son, 2-month-old Nicholas, as well as three counts of child abuse resulting in injury.

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  • Grand Junction man arrested in death of infant son. ...

    Tuesday Sep 11 | via Denver Post 

    A 31-year-old Grand Junction man has been arrested as a suspect in the death of his 2-month-old child, and an investigation into the death of a 2-year-old, who also had been in his care, is being reopened. Shaun Obyrne faces one count of child abuse resulting in death and three counts of child abuse causing serious bodily injury, according to a Mesa County Sheriff's Office news release.

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