Woman arrested, charged with first-degree murder in Adams County homicide

Posted at 9:59 PM, Aug 18, 2020
and last updated 2020-08-18 23:59:29-04

ADAMS COUNTY, Colo. – A woman was arrested and charged with first-degree murder in connection with a Friday morning homicide in Adams County.

Ashley Elizabeth White, 25, was sought by Adams County deputies as a person of interest after a man was found shot to death inside a home in the 6000 block of 80th Avenue at around 11:12 a.m. Friday, according to a Crime Alert bulletin from the Adams County Sheriff’s Office.

Late Tuesday afternoon, deputies said White was arrested following an interview with law enforcement and was charged with first-degree murder and tampering with physical evidence, a class 1 and a class 6 felony, respectively.

Deputies said the investigation is ongoing and further arrests and charges are possible.

If you have any information about this homicide, you are asked to call the Metro Denver Crime Stoppers at (720) 913-7867.