As Colorado rebuilds from the floods some survivors are being victimized again — this time by thieves. Now there’s an army of agencies helping protect what little some people have left.
A man from Loveland is facing a long list of charges after he was arrested in an area closed because of the floods. Police are trying to figure out if he was stealing from the homes of evacuees.
As police in El Paso County dig deeper into cases of looting in the Black Forest Fire burn area, one homeowner who was targeted told CBS4 he tried several measures to stop burglars.
Police say they intend to find and prosecute anyone guilty of a crime in the Black Forest Fire evacuation areas.
Some Colorado Springs are expressing anger and frustration over the looting that hit them firsthand during the Waldo Canyon Fire.