When confronted by law enforcement, Offei said that nothing sexual happened between him and the victim; during the trial, Offei changed his testimony and claimed that they did have sex but that it was consensual.
Judge Stephen Collins sentenced Abrams to 20 years in prison on Aug. 3.
Anyone with information about the suspect is asked to call RMSSTF Agent Mike Thrapp at 303-313-6810. Tipsters can also call Metro Denver Crime Stoppers at 720-913-STOP. Crime Stoppers tipsters may remain anonymous and be eligible for a reward of up to $2,000.
Police said Martin functions at a first or second grade level and while he does not have violent tendencies, he is not comfortable with hands being placed on him, and may run.
“When violence, or threats of violence occur towards officers, we take it very seriously, because I expect my officers to go home safe to their families at the end of their shift.”
“It is the best contract, in our opinion, that we have had in the last 10 to 15 years,” said Aurora Police Association President Bob Wesner.
Investigators are asking anyone who sees Lashaya to call 911 immediately. Police are also asking that anyone who has seen her in recent days to call Detective Sgt. Chris Poppe at 303-739-6130.
There is no word on the extent of their injuries yet, nor any description of a suspect or suspects.
Creating a new system now, collaboratively with police, prosecutors, defenders and the community, will immediately build a degree of trust and credibility for everyone that won’t be possible if an event happens that makes everyone in the city wish they hadn’t waited.