Man set on fire; Adams County Sheriff's Office search for suspect

Posted at 4:13 PM, Nov 17, 2016
and last updated 2016-11-18 00:52:38-05

ADAMS COUNTY, Colo. -- Adams County Sheriff deputies are looking for a suspect who set aflame a man during an assault.

Deputies were called to 640 East 58th Avenue the evening of Nov.6 and found the victim with significant injuries. Paramedics transported the man to an area hospital where he is listed in critical condition.

Investigators have not released the circumstances that led up to the assault.

The suspect is described as a white or Hispanic male with a stocky build. He was standing 5 feet 8 inches to 6 feet tall and was seen wearing a hooded sweatshirt with a “Cross Fit Reebok” logo.

Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 720-913-STOP(7867) or text: DMCS plus your message to 274637.  You can also email your message.


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