Contact Us

The Mapelton Elk Killer(s) Arrested in Boulder Elk Shooting[VIDEO]

There has been a dark cloud over Boulder since that dreadful day, the day that a neighborhood elk was taken down.

9 News is reporting this afternoon that the Boulder County District Attorney says that arrest warrants have been issued for the two Boulder officers involved in the shooting.Officers Sam Carter and Brent Curnow were taken into custody this morning.

The district attorney says these are potential “high fines and charges.” Sentences could be anywhere from probation to 8 years in prison.

Boulder’s police Chief has apologized to the community stating that he is truly sorry, some 50 residents showed up for the meeting to listen and talk about their concerns.

Carter defends his actions of shooting the elk by saying that the elk was aggressive and seemed injured, Curnow was called in afterwards to help Carter. They took pictures with the elk and there was talk of processing the meat.

Both officers are on paid leave while an investigation is being conducted.

 

More From K99

Best of the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://k99.com using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on K99 – Colorado’s Best Country quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here.

Register on K99 – Colorado’s Best Country quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!