Sheriff's Office Arrests Suspect in Homicide Case

August 16, 2022

On August 15, 2022, Fountain Police Department officers were dispatched to the 9000 block of Squirrel Creek Road for a reported overdose. Officers arrived on scene and found a deceased adult female. 

Officers learned the address was within the jurisdiction of the El Paso County Sheriff’s Office and requested the El Paso County Sheriff’s Office detectives to arrive on scene. 

Detectives conducted an investigation with the assistance of the Colorado Springs Metro Crime Lab. The death was determined to be suspicious. 

The El Paso County Coroner has identified the victim as 43 year-old, Lisa Weidlich. Our sympathies to the family and friends of Lisa Weidlich. 

The suspect has been identified as Dennis Hase, date of birth: 09/15/1959. He has been arrested and booked into the El Paso County Jail on the following charge: First Degree Murder. His mugshot is attached to this media release.

MR 22-077