GARFIELD COUNTY, Colo. (CBS4) — A man was found shot to death in a car alongside Highway 6 in Garfield County. Deputies are investigating the death of 60-year-old Wayne Moore as a homicide.
The vehicle was found parked in a wide area of the shoulder, just west of Parachute on Tuesday evening. Moore was declared dead at the scene.READ MORE: Testing For COVID Ramping Up Again In Colorado
“While the incident is being treated as a homicide, there is no reason to believe there exists an ongoing threat to the public,” the Garfield County Sheriff’s Office stated.READ MORE: Vaccination Rate Keeps Colorado Hospitals Out of Jeopardy
The Colorado Bureau of Investigation, the District Attorney’s Office and the Garfield County Coroner’s Office are assisting the investigation.MORE NEWS: Gov. Jared Polis To Request Federal Disaster Declaration For I-70 Mudslide Damage Through Glenwood Canyon
Anyone who may have information related to this case is encouraged to call 970-625-8095.