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Crime Roundup – Jan. 17

Published: January 17, 2014, 9:39 pm, by Lisa Walton

This week in crime:

Tuesday, Jan. 14

A Colorado Springs man was arrested  after a DNA analysis connected him to a rape that happened in June, police said. (Read more here.)

A woman fought off an attacker in a Colorado Springs alley Tuesday night, according to Colorado Springs police. (Read more at  here.)

A Fort Carson soldier remained in jail Tuesday for allegedly holding his 4-month-old son under hot running water, resulting in the boy being hospitalized for second-degree scald burns. (Read more here)

Wednesday, Jan. 15 

The second man suspected in the kidnapping and shooting of a 20-year-old woman on the west side of Colorado Springs in December, was arrested. (Read more here.)

Colorado Springs police arrested a man suspected in 150 cases of theft of copper valued at $20,000. ( Read more here.)

A Fort Carson soldier faces up to life in prison without parole for allegedly restraining a woman, sexually assaulting her and biting her breast, according to a charging document (Read more here.)

A Colorado Springs man and woman suspected of robbing a 22-year-old man at the Midnight Rose Hotel & Casino in Cripple Creek were arrested Wednesday during a traffic stop in Woodland Park.  (Read more here).

Thursday, Jan. 16

A man suspected of sexually assaulting two foreign exchange students he was hosting in 2012 was arrested Thursday, Colorado Springs police said. (Read more here.)