Sheriff's Office Identifies Victim in Homicide

May 20, 2021

On May 12, 2021, at approximately 6:04 PM, our Communications Center dispatched deputies to the 6000 block of South Johnson Road located in Rush, Colorado, on a Check the Welfare call.

Upon arriving on scene, deputies discovered a deceased adult male on the property.

The victim has been identified as 43 year old Donaciano Amaya. We would like to extend our deepest sympathies to the family and friends of Mr. Amaya.

There is no known threat to the community. This is a continuing active investigation and information will be released as the investigation allows.

If anyone has any information to provide pertaining to this case, please contact our Investigations Tip Line at 719-520-6666.

MR 21-049