Man Killed At Home Of Prosecutor, Sheriff’s Deputy

HOT SULPHUR SPRINGS, Colo. (April 3, 2013)--A Michigan man who died after an altercation outside the home of a sheriff's deputy and a prosecutor was shot multiple times, authorities in Grand County, Colo. said Wednesday.

Grand County coroner's officials said Joshua Lee Stevens, 32, of Coral, Mich., died of gunshot wounds to the torso.

Authorities say a deputy district attorney for Colorado's 14th Judicial District called 911 late Monday to report that a stranger behaving erratically outside her home.

The shots were fired after the person tried to force his way in.

The prosecutor and her husband, who is a sheriff's deputy, had minor injuries.

Stevens was believed to have been in town about a week, looking for work.

Authorities say there were no obvious ties to other recent shootings, including the death of Colorado's prisons chief and the murder of Kaufman County District Attorney Mike McLelland and his wife Cynthia in their home near Forney.


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