April 4, 2013 in Nation/World

Two sought in Colorado case

Associated Press
 

DENVER – Authorities investigating the death of Colorado’s prisons chief are telling law enforcement officers to be on the lookout for two known associates of a white supremacist prison gang.

El Paso County sheriff’s Lt. Jeff Kramer said an officer safety bulletin was sent out Wednesday regarding James Lohr, 47, and Thomas Guolee, 31.

Lohr and Guolee aren’t being called suspects in the death of Colorado Department of Corrections chief Tom Clements, but their names have surfaced during the investigation, Kramer said. He wouldn’t elaborate.

Kramer said Lohr and Guolee are known associates of the 211 Crew.

That’s the same gang whose members included Evan Ebel, who is a suspect in the death of Clements on March 19 and a pizza deliveryman two days earlier.

Ebel was killed in a shootout with Texas authorities after the deaths. Investigators have said the gun Ebel used in the shootout was also used to kill Clements when the prisons chief answered the front door of his home.

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