Skip to main content

Roommate arrested in death of former Minn. woman in Colo.

  • Author:
  • Updated:

Police in Colorado have arrested the roommate of Leann "Annie" Meyer, a woman with Minnesota ties who was missing for months and whose remains were found near a cabin in Park County, Colo., on July 1, the Denver Post reports.

The Post reports that Meyer's 51-year-old roommate, from Lakeland, Colo., was arrested on suspicion of murder Monday by Wheat Ridge, Colo., police and investigators from the Park County Sheriff's Office.

Police have said they consider the case a homicide.

Meyer grew up in the Mankato area, and she has family members in Minnesota who have been active in a search for her.

Pat Meyer last heard from her daughter in February, and she has been to Colorado five times to search for her daughter.

Next Up

Karl-Anthony Towns

Timberwolves survive Knicks' second-half barrage to get back to .500

Karl-Anthony Towns' lay-in helped Minnesota get a win in The Garden.

FLickr - crime scene tape do not crozz

Charges: MN teen shot mom after dispute over meth

The girl's mother said there had been a dispute over methamphetamine.

bad roads, blizzard

No travel advised: High winds, whiteout conditions in NW MN

Zero visibility in parts of greater Minnesota Tuesday night.

holy angels high school j nelson

Update: Holy Angels evacuated over bomb threat, school says

Someone left a voicemail early Tuesday suggesting there was an explosive device.

radio station, microphone

Convicted stalker charged with harassment of another DJ at The Current

He pleaded guilty to similar charges involving the DJ's colleague back in 2015.

Mall of America exterior Tyler Vigen Wikimedia COmmons

10 new shops, food stops at Mall of America

Donuts, K-fashion, model cars — the new tenants cover a lot of bases.

Gophers basketball

Gophers fall below roster minimum, postpone Penn State game

It is "due to internal COVID-19 protocols within the Golden Gopher program."

Raheem Morris

Report: Vikings request interview with Rams' Raheem Morris

Morris was once the youngest head coach in the NFL at 33 years old.

train crossing S Boardman Ave, New York Mills, Minnesota - August 2013 crop GSV

Sheriff: Drunk driver crashed trying to 'beat the train'

The BNSF train slammed into the side of the driver's car.


Man run over after parking dispute leads to road rage crash

The two groups fought about parking prior to the crash.

hwy 41 engler boulevard crash crop

Deadly crash shuts down small stretch of Chaska highway for hours

A driver crossed over the center median and hit another vehicle.

covid test 6

You can now order 4 free at-home COVID tests from the government

Tests will ship for free within 7-12 days, according to the White House.


Minn. theaters keep up security checks in response to Colo. shooting tragedy

A day after the mass shooting at a midnight screening of "The Dark Knight Rises" in Aurora, Colo., Minnesota theater managers are still taking precautions to keep their patrons safe. Several theater officials noted their procedures, including monitoring audiences for suspicious behavior, checking entrances and exits, and keeping an eye on security cameras.