Arrest made in connection with Brinson's death was created by CanyonCourier
An 18-year-old has been arrested in connection with the death of Joseph Michael Brinson, a Littleton man who hadn’t been seen since January.
Blake Quinlan was being held in the Sherman County Jail in Texas on unrelated charges, according to a press release from the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office. He was transported to Jeffco on Thursday and booked into the Jeffco Jail on suspicion of first-degree murder.
Brinson, 28, was last seen Jan. 17 in his home in the 9000 block of Mica Mine Gulch Road in Littleton, near Mountain Air Ranch and south of Tiny Town. His family reported him missing on Jan. 23.