'This is completely out of character,' says mother of missing Colorado woman Kelsey Berreth - Video
COLORADO SPRINGS – As the search continues for missing Kelsey Berreth from Woodland Park, her fiance, Patrick Frazee’s attorney released a statement Wednesday morning.
His attorney says that Frazee is cooperating with law enforcement in the investigation and that includes interviews, releasing his phone to be searched by authorities, DNA evidence and even photos.
The 29-year old woman was last seen on Thanksgiving at a Woodland Park Safeway store. Authorities released the surveillance video Tuesday showing her walking into the store with her 1-year-old daughter.
Berreth’s fiance, Patrick Frazee, told police he saw her later that afternoon when he picked up their daughter.
That was the last time she was seen.
At a news conference Monday, authorities confirmed that her phone pinged off a cell tower in southern Idaho on Nov. 25. Berreth’s employer, Doss Aviation in Pueblo, also received a text that day from Berreth’s phone which said she wouldn’t be at work the next week.
That time off had not been requested prior to the message.
The search for a young Colorado mother who vanished on Thanksgiving Day is intensifying, with local police enlisting help from law enforcement nationwide and worried loved ones asking for prayers that she be found safely.
Kelsey Berreth, 29, a pilot and the mother of a 1-year-old girl, was last seen at a Safeway supermarket on Thanksgiving near her home in Woodland Park, police said.
Doss Aviation in Pueblo, Colorado, where Berreth is a flight instructor, received a text from her on Nov. 25 stating that she would not be able to work the following week, Woodland Park Police Chief Miles De Young told reporters on Monday.
On Dec. 2, officers responded to Berreth's home, but they did not find her there, De Young said. Search warrants on her home and both her vehicles have been executed, De Young said. All of her suitcases, makeup and vehicles were all untouched, police said.
TELLER COUNTY, Colo. (CBS4) — Investigators are searching the home of Kelsey Berreth’s fiancé Patrick Frazee, the Teller County Sheriff’s Office confirmed. Berreth, 29, was last seen was on Thanksgiving Day. She was reported missing Dec. 2.
Frazee is the father of Berreth’s child. Frazee was the last known person to see Berreth, according to Woodland Park Police Chief Miles DeYoung. Frazee’s attorney has said he has been cooperating with the investigation. His home is in Florissant, about 15 miles west of Woodland Park. The Teller County Sheriff’s office says the search could last three days.
TELLER COUNTY – A Teller County deputy tells News 5 that Patrick Frazee, Kelsey Berreth’s fiancé, has been arrested Friday morning.
Court documents show Frazee has been charged with first-degree murder and is being held without bond.
Woodland Park Police arrested Frazee with the assistance of the Teller County Sheriff’s Office. We’re told the arrest occurred without incident.
A woman being investigated for her role in the case of missing Colorado mother Kelsey Berreth has been identified as a 32-year-old nurse from Twin Falls, Idaho, two of the woman's family members and a law enforcement source told ABC News.
ABC News is withholding reporting the woman's name because she has not been publicly identified by law enforcement investigators.
Sources told ABC News that the woman is being investigated for disposing of Berreth’s cellphone in Idaho.
Berreth’s fiancé, Patrick Frazee, was formally charged Monday with two counts of first-degree murder and three counts of solicitation to commit murder. In the three months before Berreth vanished, Frazee allegedly tried three times to find someone to kill her, according to formal charges filed by prosecutors.