By Danielle Chavira

DENVER (CBS4) – Denver police say nine people broke through a perimeter fence at the Denver Police Academy on Akron Way. Officers caught the suspects in the act Tuesday at around 9:30 p.m. and eight wound up being arrested.

The Denver Police Academy (credit: CBS)

Investigators haven’t elaborated on what the suspect’s were planning to do, but some signs were defaced.

Six vehicles “associated with” the suspects were impounded. Police say they’re looking into whether more people were involved.

(clockwise) Benjamin_Behrman, Christina Gatlin, Richard Gonzales, Rosemary Rianoshek, Janette Steedley and Jonathan Vogel.
(credit: Denver)

“If Denver residents have concerns and/or ideas about the future of policing in Denver, we encourage them to contact us and engage in productive dialogue,” said Denver Police Chief Paul Pazen.

The following suspects face second degree criminal trespass and other charges:

  • Juvenile
  • Juvenile
  • Benjamin Behrman (09/25/1999)
  • Christina Gatlin (08/28/1991)
  • Richard Gonzales (09/03/1989)
  • Rosemary Rianoshek (12/02/2000)
  • Janette Steedley (05/04/1984)
  • Jonathan Vogel (11/18/2001)

UPDATE: Denver police originally said nine people were facing charges. It turns out one of those nine people was detained but then released without formal arrest.

Danielle Chavira

Comments (2)
  1. TomTancredoFan says:

    Top left dude looks like the Twilight vampire, the top middle dude is transforming into Gollum, top right dude needs to lay off the Taco Bell chalupas, lower left chick is Jackie from That 70’s Show, lower middle old chick is just along ‘cause she’s crushing on Twilight guy, lower right dude is the blonde kid who shows up in every season of American Horror story.

  2. WS Boyle says:

    One punishment give them free room and board in the state pen canon city. They don’t respect anything so why should we have respect for them. Their reservation should be for 20 or so years. Long enough to remove them from the gene poll they should not reproduce.

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