Late Saturday night, April 23, 2022, officers were dispatched to a reported suspicious death at a hotel in the 700 Block of Horizon Drive. Upon arrival, officers found an adult male with apparent gun shot wounds. The male was deceased. The coroner’s release regarding the victim can be found here. On Sunday, officers arrested two adult males related to this incident.
KC Hatley, 21, of Grand Junction, was arrested and remanded to the Mesa County Detention Facility for Murder in the 2nd Degree, a class 2 felony. He is being held on a $1,000,000 bond.
Cory Davis, 36, was arrested and remanded to the Mesa County Detention Facility for Murder in the 2nd Degree, a class 2 felony, Possession of a Weapon by a Previous Offender, a class 5 felony, and three unrelated warrants. Davis is also being held on a $1,000,000 bond.
Additional details regarding this incident have been sealed by the court. Booking photos of the two suspects are not available at this time.