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Courts/Crime

  • Police blotter July 1

    Reports reflect calls to the Brighton Police Department from June 24 to July 1. The reports do not indicate whether arrests were made. Not every call made to the police is listed in this report. 

     

    July 1

    Missing adult, 3500 block of Watada Drive

    Driving under the influence of alcohol, 100 block of South 22nd Avenue

  • Police blotter June 25

     Reports reflect calls to the Brighton Police Department from June 18 to 23. The reports do not indicate whether arrests were made. Not every call made to the police is listed in this report. 

     

    June 23

    Public indecency, 1600 block of East Bridge Street

    Driving under the influence of alcohol, East 136th Avenue/Interstate 76, westbound

  • Police Report June 25

    Reports reflect calls to the Brighton Police Department from June 17 to 23. The reports do not indicate whether arrests were made. Not every call made to the police is listed in this report.

     

    June 23

    Public indecency, 1600 block of East Bridge Street

    Driving under the influence of alcohol, East 136th Avenue/Interstate 76, westbound

    Theft from a yard, 200 block of East Bridge Street

    Second-degree aggravated motor vehicle theft, 400 block of Stetson Court

  • Crime report June 18

    Reports reflect calls to the Brighton Police Department from June 10 to 17. The reports do not indicate whether arrests were made. Not every call made to the police is listed in this report. 

     

    June 17

    Third degree burglary, coin machine – 000 block of North Kuner Road

    Driving under the influence – U.S. Highway 85

  • Crime report June 12

    Reports reflect calls to the Brighton Police Department from June 3 to 10. The reports do not indicate whether arrests were made. Not every call made to the police is listed in this report.

     

    June 10

    Destroying private property – 1300 block of Myrtle Street

    Driving with a revoked license – 14800 block of U.S. Highway 85 southbound

  • Jury finds Bachicha guilty of murder

    A jury has found Che Jason Bachicha, 29, guilty of second-degree murder after his cellmate was found beaten to death in the Adams County Jail last year, the district attorney’s office said in a press statement.

    A deputy found Kyle Yemans, 26, unconscious on the floor in a pool of blood on Feb. 8, 2017, with Bachicha sitting on the floor next to him in the maximum-securitiy cell. Yoemans died from blunt force trauma to his head and strangulation, according to an autopsy.

  • Jury finds cellmate guilty of murder

    A jury has found Che Jason Bachicha, 29, guilty of second-degree murder after his cellmate was found beaten to death in the Adams County Jail last year, the district attorney’s office said in a press statement.

    A deputy found Kyle Yemans, 26, unconscious on the floor in a pool of blood on Feb. 8, 2017, with Bachicha sitting on the floor next to him in the maximum-securitiy cell. Yoemans died from blunt force trauma to his head and strangulation, according to an autopsy.

  • Crime blotter June 5

    Reports reflect calls to the Brighton Police Department from May 28 to June 3.  The reports do not indicate whether or not arrests were made. Not every call made to the police is listed in this report.

     

    June 3

    Forgery of money, stamps, securities – 300 block of East Bromley Lane

    Graffiti – 800 block of East Egbert Street

  • Brighton man draws long sentence in human trafficking case

    A Brighton man drew a 24-year prison sentence for human trafficking of minors and soliciting child prostitutes by using Facebook to contact and solicit females for sex.

  • Middle-school teacher faces sex assault charges

    A former Brighton middle-school teacher faces four counts of sexual assault on a child involving two students at Overland Trail Middle School at 455 N. 19th Ave.

    Rory Seeman, 33, made his first court appearance Wednesday, May 30. Seeman faces two counts of sexual assault on a child by a person in a position of trust and two counts of sexual assault on a child. Both are felonies. Seeman is due back in court to set a preliminary hearing at 2:30 p.m. Friday, June 1.