Sheriff's Office asks for public's help in 2017 homicide
Last updated 3/11/2020 at 12:28pm
On Sept. 16, 2017, Palmer Lake Police Department received a call for service of a missing person. A search of the mountainous area of Mount Herman was conducted by members of the community and the El Paso County Search and Rescue Team.
The next day, the remains of Timothy Watkins were discovered just off the Limbaugh Trail near Mount Herman Road, a few miles west of Monument. An autopsy determined Watkins had been shot at least one time.
Over the course of the investigation the El Paso County Sheriff's office has received many tips and conducted follow-up investigation on all tips received...