December 1, 2015
Public Information Unit, 303-441-1500
Third Person Arrested in November 10 Armed Robbery
Former employee of the victim arrested as co-conspirator
Boulder County, Colo. - On November 30, 2015, detectives of the Boulder County Sheriff's Office obtained an arrest warrant for 30 year-old Donna Lee Gritzo of Longmont. She was arrested at approximately 10:35 a.m. at her home, she was cooperative with authorities.
The warrant contained
charges of second degree kidnapping, a class 2 felony, first degree burglary,
aggravated robbery, and first degree assault, all class 3 felonies; theft
($5,000-$20,000), and felony menacing both class 5 felonies; and criminal
mischief a class 3 misdemeanor. Bail on the warrant was set at $250,000.
During the initial investigation into the November 10 robbery the victim told deputies the assailants who came to his home indicated they were friends of Donna, later identified as a former employee, Donna Gritzo. Donna allegedly was aware of the plan before it was carried out, but is not believed to have been present during the robbery.
The case number for this
incident is 15-6465.
This media release may be found on the Boulder County Sheriff’s
Office website at: www.bouldersheriff.org.