Stepmother arrested in Colorado disappearance of 11-year-old

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Gannon Stauch. Credit: El Paso County Sheriff’s Office

EL PASO COUNTY, Colo. (KDVR) – A family spokesperson said the stepmother of an 11-year-old boy who disappeared more than a month ago, was arrested.

The family spokesperson said Leticia Stauch was arrested in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina facing charges of first-degree murder.

Leticia said she last saw Gannon Stauch, 11, between 3:15 and 4 p.m. on Jan. 27 heading to a friend’s home in their suburban El Paso County neighborhood.

The El Paso County Sheriff’s Office held a press conference at 1 p.m. CST, Monday in Colorado Springs to make a “major announcement.”

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