17th Judicial District Attorney’s Office Files First-Degree Murder Charge Against Tomas Perez-Gonzalez
—Today, 17th Judicial District Attorney Brian Mason is announcing the filing of a Murder in the First Degree (F1) charge against Tomas Perez-Gonzalez, 32, for a homicide that occurred at the Primrose Motel on June 11, 2021, in Adams County.
The complaint filed by the 17th Judicial District Attorney’s Office states, Perez-Gonzalez unlawfully, feloniously, after deliberation, and with the intent to cause the death of a person other than himself, caused the death of the victim in this case; in violation of section 18-3-102(1)(a), C.R.S.
Tomas-Perez’s charges include:
- Murder in the First Degree (F1) (June 11, 2021)
- Aggravated Motor Vehicle Theft in the Second Degree (F6) (June 11, 2021)
- Aggravated Motor Vehicle Theft in the First Degree (F5) (June 17, 2021)
- Criminal Mischief (F6) (June 17, 2021)
The Aggravated Motor Vehicle Theft in the First Degree and Criminal Mischief charges are related to the apprehension of Perez-Gonzalez on June 17, 2021.
Case number 2021CR001840was filed in Adams County District Court and was assigned to Division L. Perez-Gonzalez’s next scheduled court appearance is August 13, 2021, at 1:30pm. The filing of a criminal charge is merely a formal accusation that an individual(s) committed a crime(s) under Colorado laws. A defendant is presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty. See Colo RPC 3.6.
District Attorney Mason assumed the oath of office on January 12, 2021. The 17th Judicial District Attorney’s Office endeavors to seek justice on behalf of the citizens of Adams and Broomfield counties in felony and misdemeanor cases. DA Mason and his staff are dedicated to transforming the criminal justice system to better serve the citizens of the 17th Judicial District.