Coroner says woman’s ‘suspicious’ death at Aurora motel a homicide


AURORA | A woman found dead in an Aurora motel Sunday was murdered, the coroner has ruled, but investigators have not said how she died.

Alexandrea Victoria Raber, 18, was found dead Sunday morning in a room at the Knights Inn Motel, 14200 E. Sixth Ave.

Police have not said how she died but said in a statement Sunday  that her death was “suspicious” and homicide detectives are investigating.

Officers found the woman after they responded to a welfare check call at the hotel, which is near Interstate 225 and East Sixth Avenue.

The Arapahoe County coroner’s office said Monday Raber’s death was a homicide but did not say how she was killed.

Police are asking anyone with information about the woman’s death to call Detective Todd Fredericksen at 303-739-6106. Tipsters can also remain anonymous by calling Metro Denver Crime Stoppers at 720-913-7867 and may be eligible for a $2,000 reward.