Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Do you recognize these people?

Female suspect
GRAND JUNCTION, Colo - Mesa County Sheriff's Deputies are asking the public's help to identify the suspects involved in an early morning burglary at Applewood Storage.

The burglary happened between 2:00 a.m. and 3:30 a.m Wednesday morning at Applewood Storage on 31 1/2 Road.

Deputies believe the suspects cut the lock to the facility and cut latches on two separate storage units. The male and female suspects appeared to have taken items from both storage units.

Both suspects were captured on surveillance cameras. The male was seen wearing a dark-colored baseball hat, and an Adidas black jacket. The female was wearing a dark-colored jacket and dark pants with white shoes.
Male suspect

If you know who these people are or have any information about this crime please call the Mesa County Sheriff's Office at (970) 242-6707 or Crime Stoppers at 241-7867. Information reported to Crime Stoppers that leads to an arrest can earn you up to $1,000 cash reward and you will remain completely anonymous.



Update: Grand Junction woman wanted for embezzling thousands now in custody

Nicole Henderson, 45
MCSO Photo
MESA COUNTY, Colo - Mesa County Sheriff's Investigators obtained a felony warrant for Nicole Henderson, 45, of Grand Junction in connection to an embezzling case. She turned herself in Tuesday to the Mesa County Detention Facility.

Henderson is accused of embezzling $221,000 from Grand West Kia from January 2011 to June 2016. She faces the charge of Theft, Class 3 Felony.

Mesa County Sheriff's Investigators believe Henderson wrote checks to herself and other family members, but logged it in the accounting system under a legitimate payee.

Henderson is cooperating with investigators.

She is currently being held at the Mesa County Detention Facility on a No Bond Hold until first appearance in court. For updated bond information on any inmate currently in our jail facility, visit our Inmate Inquiry System webpage.

A Class 3 Felony can carry a sentence of 4 to 8 years in prison with 5 years mandatory Parole. 

Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Grand Junction woman wanted for embezzling thousands

MESA COUNTY, Colo - Mesa County Sheriff's Investigators obtained a felony warrant for Nicole Henderson, 45, of Grand Junction in connection to an embezzling case.

Henderson is accused of embezzling $221,000 from Grand West Kia from January 2011 to June 2016. She faces the charge of Theft, Class 3 Felony.

Mesa County Sheriff's Investigators believe Henderson wrote checks to herself and other family members, but logged it in the accounting system under a legitimate payee.

Henderson is cooperating with investigators.

Once in custody, she will be held at the Mesa County Detention Facility on a No Bond Hold until first appearance in court. For updated bond information on any inmate currently in our jail facility, visit our Inmate Inquiry System webpage.

A Class 3 Felony can carry a sentence of 4 to 8 years in prison with 5 years mandatory Parole.