Denver sheriff's deputy charged in delinquency of a minor case in Black Hawk

DENVER - A Denver sheriff's deputy has been charged with three counts of contributing to the delinquency of a minor stemming from his Tuesday arrest in Black Hawk, court records show.

Paul Della Rosa, a deputy since September 1999, made his first court appearance in Gilpin County on Wednesday. The records show the felony charges are related to an incident that happened on July 21, 2013.

Black Hawk police Chief Stephen Cole confirmed the arrest but declined to elaborate, referring questions about the case to the First Judicial district attorney's office. A spokeswoman could not immediately be reached.

Della Rosa, 52, is being held in the Gilpin County jail on $10,000 bond.

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