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Police Dept. Press Releases

Death Investigation - 7000 block of Garden Lane

Post Date:05/08/2020 10:30 AM

UPDATE (May 12, 2010) – On Friday, May 8, 2020, at approximately 5:30 a.m., Commerce City Police responded to a residence in the 7000 block of Garden Lane on a report of neighbors discovering an unresponsive male down inside a residence. The victim was identified as Larry “Eddie” Gomez (67-years-old) of Commerce City. An active investigation was initiated due to the suspicious nature of the incident.

On Monday, May 11, 2020, Kyle Schneider (26-years-old) and David Jacobs (41-years-old) both of Commerce City, were arrested and booked into the Adams County Detention Facility for 1st Degree Murder. Due to the ongoing investigation, we are not releasing booking photos at this time. All arrested persons are presumed to be innocent until proven guilty.

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COMMERCE CITY, COLO. (May 8, 2020) – At approximately 5:30 a.m., Commerce City Police responded to a residence in the 7000 block of Garden Lane on a report of neighbors discovering an unresponsive male down inside a residence.  Officers arrived and discovered an adult male deceased inside the home. Circumstances related to the death appear suspicious and detectives are on scene conducting an active investigation. 

There is no threat to the community.  Traffic should not be impacted by this incident.  If you have any information regarding this incident, please call the Commerce City Police Tip Line at 303-289-3626.  The line is not monitored live, but messages are checked regularly.

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