Colorado Springs burglar takes woman’s ashes |

Colorado Springs burglar takes woman’s ashes

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colorado ” Whoever ransacked the Colorado Springs home of e not only took necklaces and a shotgun but something she and her husband valued much more.

Clarke says her husband’s cross necklace and her own angel necklace were stolen Wednesday. She says the necklaces hold the ashes of their 45-year-old daughter, Debra Edwards, who was killed when a man driving a stolen car ran a red light and crashed into her vehicle four years ago.

Police Sgt. Dave Gilman says the thief probably entered the home through an unlocked back door. He says so far no one has been arrested.

Police told Clarke they would monitor sales to pawn shops.

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