The Denver Post is reporting that 7th Judicial District Court District Attorney Myrl Serra has been arrested and charged with sex crimes and official misconduct. He is currently being held in the Montrose County Jail.
Colorado Lt. Gov. Barbara O’Brien has appointed Colorado Attorney General John Suthers as special prosecutor in the 7th Judicial District. The district covers Montrose, Delta, Gunnison, Hinsdale, San Miguel and Ouray counties. Suthers has appointed First Assistant Attorney General Robert Shapiro to prosecute the case against Serra, and First Assistant Attorney General Jean Woodford to oversea the district attorney’s office.
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