Crews from the Arvada Fire Department recovered a body from Clear Creek in Wheat Ridge Monday.
A fire burns in Colorado, scorching thousands of acres near Rangely. On Tuesday, that fire swelled to over 16,000 acres.
Police say Butler has been charged with first-degree murder.
Clear Creek in Idaho Springs has become a draw for anglers, rafters and even real estate investors.
The Clear Creek Trail is closed at the 44th Avenue Bridge due to high water, according to the Wheat Ridge Police Department.
The first water ban went into effect at 4 p.m. Thursday.
Swift moving water leads to a close call for a kayaker in Clear Creek.