In Brief

Kennel cough forces Aurora animal shelter to suspend dog intake

AURORA | The Aurora Animal Shelter won’t accept or adopt dogs for nearly three weeks after kennel cough infected some dogs and killed one. The shelter is enforcing a 20-day suspension after learning that five dogs adopted out developed canine …

Aurora police investigate possible police impersonation

APD uses unmarked cars, but police said if drivers are pulled over by one they should ask to see the officer’s badge and identification card. They can also call 911 to determine if they are actually being pulled over

Police say robber hit same Aurora bank twice

Police say robber hit same Aurora bank twice

The latest robbery happened Wednesday at about 5 :30 p.m. at the Bank of the West at 700 S. Abilene St. when police say the man demanded money from a teller and fled the bank on foot

Police called during Planned Parenthood protest in Aurora

Police called during Planned Parenthood protest in Aurora

AURORA | Police were called to an Aurora Planned Parenthood clinic Friday after a dispute between protesters and staff there. The incident happened around 11 a.m. at the facility on South Abilene Street near East Mississippi Avenue. According to protesters …

Aurora police investigate shooting that left man dead

AURORA | A shooting Wednesday night left one man dead in north Aurora, police said. The shooting happened shortly before midnight in the parking lot of an apartment complex at 1364 Xanadu St. Police said that when officers arrived there …

Three charged in slaying of Aurora teen at Taco Bell

AURORA | Three teens have been charged with murder in connection with the June slaying of an Aurora teen outside a Taco Bell restaurant. Calvin Banks, 18, Sterling Hook, 17, and Vincent Rucker, 16, all face murder and other charges …

Investigators: Aurora house fire Monday intentionally set

Capt. Diane Lord says investigators don’t know yet where the fire started.

DUI checkpoint on Chambers Road in Aurora this weekend

AURORA | Aurora police will conduct their second of five summer DUI checkpoints this weekend. According to a news release from the department, the checkpoint is scheduled for Saturday evening on Chambers Road somewhere north of East Ellsworth Avenue. The …

Pilot, passenger unhurt in emergency landing 

WOLCOTT | A pilot and his passenger walked away unharmed after an emergency landing on a golf course in Wolcott. Jessie Mosher, a spokeswoman for the Eagle County Sheriff’s Office, says the pilot landed his 1994 experimental aircraft, known as a “Goat,” …

Former UCH doctor gets probation in groping case

AURORA | A former University of Colorado Hospital doctor who groped a patient’s penis was sentenced to four years of intensive sex offender probation on Monday. Matthew Uhlenkott, 33, also must register as a sex offender for the next decade …