FREDERICK, Colo. — The Frederick Police Department said Saturday that officers performing a welfare check at a home in the 7100 block of Shavano Circle found the body of Emily Butler, 35. She was pronounced dead at the scene from an apparent gunshot wound.
Frederick Police said that Emily’s husband, Kevin Butler, 50, was not at the home when they arrived and he is considered a person of interest but do not believe he is a threat to the public.
Anyone with information is encouraged to contact Weld County Dispatch at 720-652-4222.
Police are also attempting to locate 45-year old Barry Sullivan of Fredericksburg. Police say he is a person of interest in the investigation.
Police say at approximately 10:00 a.m., the 911 Communications Center received a call for assistance at an apartment located in the 100 block of Golden Leaf Court. Patrol officers responded to the apartment and discovered a deceased female. No other persons were located inside the apartment. Patrol officers immediately set up a perimeter while detectives responded to the incident to begin their investigation.
The victim has been identified as 44-year old Karen Woodall of Fredericksburg
Sullivan is believed to be driving a 2003 Honda Civic that is black in color with Virginia license plate UVN-7771. The vehicle is missing two hubcaps on the passenger side. Sullivan may be armed and dangerous. Police say do not approach him.