Warrant issued for murder suspect


Arvada Police have recently issued a warrant for Christopher Louis Moffat, age 36, for the alleged murder of 38 year-old Veronica Sarinana.

Both Sarinana and Moffat have close ties to the Kremmling area and grew up in Kremmling.

On June 19, 2019, at 9:49 am, Arvada Officers responded to the area of 6400 Welch Court on the report of a body in a vehicle. Officers arrived and located the vehicle of concern parked on the curb line of Ralston Place.

Autopsy reports ruled Sarinana’s death as a homicide.

Moffat is currently being held in the Garfield County Jail in Colorado, on unrelated charges. He is also facing charges in Grand County and Summit County.

Investigations revealed that the suspect and the victim did know each other, and there is no outstanding community concern.