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CPD seeks suspect in hospital lot killing

Murder suspect Steven T. Denson. (Coeur d'Alene Police Department courtesy photo)
Murder suspect Steven T. Denson. (Coeur d'Alene Police Department courtesy photo)

Police are searching for the man they believe killed a woman who was found dead Wednesday afternoon in a car parked at Kootenai Health.

The victim, Kelly A. Pease, was a 37-year-old Coeur d’Alene resident. She died from a gunshot wound to her head, Coeur d’Alene police said in a news release.

Police have issued an arrest warrant charging Steven T. Denson with first-degree murder. He recently had been in a relationship with Pease, police said.

Denson, 61, is a Post Falls resident. He is 6-foot tall, weighs about 225 pounds and has gray hair and hazel eyes. Police warn that he should be considered armed and dangerous.

He was last seen driving a 2000 white Nissan Pathfinder with Washington license plate AVA9015, police said/SR. More here.




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D.F. Oliveria started Huckleberries Online on Feb. 16, 2004. Oliveria's Sunday print Huckleberries is a past winner of the national Herb Caen Memorial Column contest.