Jefferson County, CO. – At approximately 4:40 p.m. Sunday, August 18, a citizen notified a Colorado State Patrol trooper who was in the Evergreen area about a suspicious vehicle in the 1000 block of El Rancho Road.
The trooper requested the Sheriff’s Office respond to investigate a red Chrysler Sedan that had a note on it saying there was a bomb inside. Approximately 300 feet around the area was evacuated while our Bomb Squad responded and determined that the vehicle did not contain any explosive devices.
The vehicle owner, Michael Longfellow, 61, of Evergreen, was taken into custody on a felony charge of false reporting of an incendiary device. His mugshot is below.