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Death Investigation Update

Tuesday, February 19, 2013, 2:30 PM [RELEASE AT WILL]


On Sunday morning at 6:41, Colorado Springs Police Officers responded to the Crowne Plaza Hotel located at 2886 S. Circle Drive in reference to a “Check on the Well Being” call.


When officers arrived on the scene, they found an adult female deceased in one of the hotel rooms. 


The El Paso County Coroner’s Office conducted an autopsy and ruled the manner of death a Homicide and the cause: Strangulation with a contributing factor of Blunt Force Injury.


The victim has been identified as 28 year old, Kimberly Walker.


Ms. Walker’s death marks the 7th Homicide for the Colorado Springs Police Department in 2013.


Montrell Mayo {06/03/1988} has been arrested in North Carolina and charged with 1st degree Murder.


No other information is being released as this continues to be an active and on-going investigation.