As part of a joint investigation, investigators from Fort Collins Police Services and the Larimer County Sheriff's Office met with the Larimer County District Attorney's Office regarding the series of physical assaults against women which have occurred in the City of Fort Collins and Larimer County since late September. The following charges have been filed against Jose Alderette-Gomez related to the assault cases which occurred in Larimer County and Fort Collins:
• Count I - Assault in the Second Degree
• Count II - Unlawful Sexual Contact
• Count III - Harassment
• Count IV - Assault in the Third Degree
• Count V - Assault in the Third Degree
• Count VI - Habitual Criminal
• Count VII - Habitual Criminal
• Count VIII - Habitual Criminal
The charges against Mr. Alderette-Gomez are merely an accusation. The defendant in any criminal proceeding is presumed innocent until, and unless, proven guilty.
The investigation of these incidents remains active as investigators continue to follow up on leads and conduct forensic analysis in the case.
At this time, no additional information is available.
Anyone with information about this investigation who has not already spoken with investigators is asked to contact Detective Jim Lenderts at 970-416-2949 or Crime Stoppers of Larimer County at 970-221-6868. Crime Stoppers may also be reached through their web site at www.stopcriminals.org.