“My effort is going to be working upstream to prevent young kids from entering into the criminal justice system, making sure we have access to quality early childhood education, we have quality schools,”said Fields, a Democrat moving to the state Senate in January after four terms in the state House. “My effort is going to be up front, before someone does something really desperate or violent with a gun.”
“It is an incredible honor to have been invited and asked to participate on this panel with leaders from across the country to discuss how we can continue to move forward on gun violence prevention and saving lives.”
Brandon Karr and Rojelio Heredia, who are being held without bail, are facing several charges, including first-degree murder and attempted first-degree murder.
Dear has been undergoing treatment at the state mental hospital since Martinez deemed him incompetent in May.
Judge Stephen Collins sentenced Abrams to 20 years in prison on Aug. 3.
Authorities say Long was arrested on suspicion of first-degree assault and a related weapons charge. Keith County Jail records say he remained in custody Tuesday morning.
The shootings happened at the Berkeley Village Mobile Home Park, near Arvada.
There is no word on the extent of their injuries yet, nor any description of a suspect or suspects.