SUZANNE MORPHEW TIP LINE: If you have any information regarding this investigation please contact Chaffee County Sheriffs Office: (719) 539-2596 or Chaffee County Crime Stoppers: (719) 539-2599.

Salida Woman Charged With Trespassing at Former Morphew Home

On September 27th, the Chaffee County Sheriff’s Office was contacted in regards to Trespassing in the Maysville area. 

Investigation disclosed that the residents of a home on Puma Path, which is just south of County Road 225, the former Morphew residence, observed a female enter their property, which is marked no trespassing, approach their home via a long driveway leading to the front door and remove a package. Investigators reviewed several different home security recordings and verified the information provided by the homeowner. The suspect was identified as Shoshona L Darke, age 51, from Salida. 

On September 28, 2021 investigators from the Chaffee County Sheriff’s Office obtained an arrest warrant for Ms Darke and she was arrested without incident in the Maysville area on the same date. 

Shoshona Darke was transported to the Chaffee County Detention Center where she was charged with Second Degree Criminal Trespass, a Class 3 Misdemeanor. 

Dan R