Craig man ID’d in death investigation | CraigDailyPress.com

Craig man ID’d in death investigation

Moffat County Sheriff and the Craig Police Department.

The victim has been identified in a late-night death currently under investigation by Craig Police Department.

According to a Monday news release, Craig police responded to the 1200 block of Lecuyer Drive at 1:20 a.m. June 16 to find a man down in the street. Officers said they arrived within two minutes and provided medical aid, including the use of an AED. The male was pronounced deceased at the scene.

A Tuesday release from CPD named the victim as Francesco Godina, 26, of Craig.

At the time of death, Godina — who was five feet, eight inches, 140 pounds with brown hair and brown eyes — was wearing blue jeans, a maroon t-shirt with white lettering, and black shoes.

Support Local Journalism


The cause of death has not yet been determined, though the release said the police department “has no reason to believe that there is a threat to the general public in regards to this investigation.”

The 14th Judicial District Attorney’s Office will be assisting CPD.

Investigators are asking members of the public who may have seen Godina the night of June 15 or early June 16 to come forward with any information by calling 970-826-2360.


Support Local Journalism

Readers around Craig and Moffat County make the Craig Press’ work possible. Your financial contribution supports our efforts to deliver quality, locally relevant journalism.

Now more than ever, your support is critical to help us keep our community informed about the evolving coronavirus pandemic and the impact it is having locally. Every contribution, however large or small, will make a difference.

Each donation will be used exclusively for the development and creation of increased news coverage.

 


Start a dialogue, stay on topic and be civil.
If you don't follow the rules, your comment may be deleted.