Body found in storage shed, suspect in custody

Posted at 1:32 PM, Apr 23, 2016
and last updated 2016-04-23 15:32:58-04

The El Paso County Sheriff's Office is investigating a possible murder after a body was found in a storage shed.

Sheriff's office spokeswoman Jacqueline Kirby says investigators are questioning a person of interest who was arrested on Friday at the Seattle-Tacoma International Airport while trying to board a flight to Hong Kong.

Authorities were investigating the report of a missing person when they went to a public storage facility and found a body in a minivan inside one of the units.

The sheriff's office is not releasing a cause of death and the victim has not been identified.


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