The father of a murdered Grand Junction woman who went missing in 2007 said Friday’s arrest in his daughter’s death was a melancholy moment, but he’s optimistic for a conviction.
Seven years after she went missing and two years after her remains were found, a suspect has been arrested in the murder of Paige Birgfeld.
Detectives with Mesa County are working on a new development in a missing persons case more than two decades old.
Investigators on Colorado’s Western Slope are continuing to search for evidence in the area where remains that are thought to be that of Paige Birgfeld were discovered.
A hiker has found human remains tentatively identified as belonging to Paige Birgfeld. The Grand Junction mother has been missing since 2007 and was considered by investigators to be a murder victim.