Kimberlee Singler, suspected of the tragic deaths of her two children, was apprehended in the United Kingdom by local authorities, Colorado Springs police confirmed. Details regarding the arrest and potential extradition were pending as the investigation continued with collaboration from various law enforcement agencies.
Arrest and Ongoing Investigation
Colorado Springs police announced the detention of Kimberlee Singler, 35, without incident, addressing the arrest warrant implicating her in charges of murder, attempted murder, child abuse, and assault. Singler had been last seen on December 23, according to authorities.
The grim discovery occurred on December 19 after a reported burglary at Singler’s condo, where officers found her 9-year-old daughter and 7-year-old son deceased. Singler and an 11-year-old daughter were hospitalized following the incident.
As the investigation progressed, law enforcement dismissed the burglary claim, leading to the issuance of an arrest warrant against Singler. Court records revealed an acrimonious divorce between the suspect and her estranged husband, adding complexity to the case.
Case Details and Legal Background
The ongoing divorce proceedings between Singler and her estranged husband were documented in court records, shedding light on the potential complexities surrounding the tragedy.
Authorities continued their collaborative efforts with multiple law enforcement agencies as they pursued leads and details surrounding the heartbreaking incident, aiming to bring clarity to the circumstances leading to the children’s deaths and the events thereafter.
Additional developments in the investigation were anticipated as authorities pieced together evidence and worked to understand the dynamics within Singler’s family, contributing to a comprehensive understanding of the case.