Boulder homeowner robbed, tied up inside home

Posted at 5:01 PM, Dec 10, 2015
and last updated 2015-12-10 19:01:57-05

Two robbers who held a Boulder homeowner at gunpoint before tying her up and leaving her there are being sought by police, and officers need your help to find them. 

The victim was raking her yard at approximately 2:45 p.m. on Tuesday, when one of the robbers pointed a gun at her back and told her to walk inside her home. Once inside, the two robbers took an undisclosed amount of cash from the victim's wallet and then tied her up, Boulder police spokeswoman Shannon Cordingly said in a statement.  

The robbers are being described as two black men between 20 and 30 years old. One of the robbers is 5-feet, 8-inches tall to 5-feet, 9-inches tall with a slender build. At the time of the robbery, he was wearing a facemask and a sweatshirt with the word "Asphalt" inscribed on it. He was also wearing dark-colored sweatpants. 

The second robber is being described as 6-feet tall and heavy set. At the time of the robbery, he was wearing a face mask and dark-colored clothing, according to Cordingly. 

Anyone who may have additional information on this case should call Detective Heather Frey at (303) 441-3369. Those who have information but wish to remain anonymous may contact the Northern Colorado Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477). Tips may also be submitted through the Crime Stoppers website at Those submitting tips through Crime Stoppers that lead to the arrest and filing of charges on a suspect(s) may be eligible for a cash reward of up to $1,000 from Crime Stoppers.


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