Grand jury indicts five people for auto thefts in Northern Colorado

A grand jury in Weld County indicted five people in connection with the theft of more than 50 cars in Northern Colorado since April 2021, the 19th ...

September 20, 2022
4:56 AM

A grand jury in Weld County indicted five people in connection with the theft of more than 50 cars in Northern Colorado since April 2021, the 19th Judicial District Attorney's office announced Monday. The defendants face accusations of violating Colorado's Organized Crime Control Act, as well as counts of aggravated motor vehicle theft, identity theft, forgery, criminal mischief and distribution of a controlled substance. All told, the five – Amanda Jo Johnson, Austin Ray Carlholm, Ryan Donald Yarwood, Hector Rivera and Jacob Alexander Martinez – are charged with 147 counts.

Julia Cardi