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Deputies arrest teenage suspect in Monarch sex assault cases


For immediate release

The Chaffee County Sheriff’s Office arrested a 15 year old Caucasian male in Monument, Colorado on January 6th, 2015. This arrest was made in connection to the two recent attempted sexual assaults which took place at the Monarch Ski Area on December 19, 2014 and January 1, 2015.

Charges to be filed against the 15 year old male suspect include Felony Menacing, Aggravated Criminal Extortion, Enticement of a Child, False Imprisonment, two counts of Criminal Attempt to Commit Sexual Assault, two counts of Criminal Attempt to Commit 2nd Degree Kidnapping and Harassment.

This investigation is continuing however no further arrests are expected at this time