A couple previously described as “person of interest” in a homicide that happened last week in Canon City have now been charged with murder.
They are awaiting extradition back to Colorado.
The man and woman were located and detained on unrelated drug charges in North Carolina. The pair are accused of murdering 39-year-old Richard Fay in Canon City.
Detectives are urging anyone with information relevant to the case to contact the Canon City Police Department.
Dan attended Arkansas State University in Jonesboro, Arkansas from 1978-82 (where he picked up the name Dan R after his fraternity brothers couldn’t pronounce his last name), majoring in Radio/Television. Dan lived in Jonesboro for 10 years working in radio and then was a TV weatherman for ABC affiliate KAIT Channel 8.
Television was a little boring when compared to radio, so Dan returned to hosting radio morning shows in Nashville, Memphis, Oklahoma, and then eventually, Colorado.
Dan enjoys being involved in the community, having been an member of the Upper Arkansas Service Club and is currently on the board of directors for the Salida Community Center and is a member of the Chaffee County Fair Committee.
Dan and his wife Carrie spend their days doing everything the mountains have to offer: hiking, camping, fishing and skiing. They raised 3 children together and have 2 grandchildren.