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News 5 Investigates: Caregiver puts man in nursing home and moves into his house 

The Fremont County Department of Human Services describes Melody Milam was as “predator” who used her relationship to profit off of an elderly man with dementia. DHS presented their evidence to law enforcement, but News 5 Investigates has received conflicting information about what happened to the case file after learning the case was not presented to the District Attorney’s Office for review. 

CSPD confirms active criminal investigation into Wellness Walk-In Tubs

The father of a terminally ill 7-year-old girl says he was sold false promises. Richard Muszynski hired Wellness Walk-In Tubs to install a custom-made accessible bathtub, but he claims the company left him with an unusable tub and fraudulently billed for services that weren’t done. His complaint led Colorado Springs police to open a criminal investigation.

Sprint employee at Pueblo Mall no longer working at store after mocking customer on Facebook

News 5 Investigates confirmed Monday that Maria Zavala Salazar is no longer working at the Sprint store inside the Pueblo Mall after making fun of a customer on the Internet. Maria Zavala Salazar called a customer who received two incorrect bills an “old man” and “geezer”. Sprint Corporate and CCT Wireless, the company which manages the Sprint store in the mall have not responded to requests for comment.

Police Chief plans to hire outside consultant to fix troubled 911 center

A News 5 investigation found tens of thousands of callers are waiting more than a minute for a 9-1-1 call taker to answer the phone. Some callers are waiting more than five minutes. Colorado Springs Police Chief Vince Niski has revealed plans to hire an outside consultant to fix the troubled dispatch communications center.

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