Suspect arrested in Highway 24 homicide case

Homicide Arrest
Posted at 4:15 PM, Sep 11, 2020
and last updated 2020-09-11 18:15:47-04

EL PASO COUNTY — A man has been arrested and charged with the murder of 22-year-old Dedrea L. Duncan.

The El Paso County Sheriff's Office received a call on July 31 from someone reporting they saw someone laying on the side of the road on Highway 24 in Cascade.

The victim was later identified as Duncan.

47-year-old James Maurice Walker was arrested on Sept. 10 and charged with Murder in the First Degree. He has been booked into the El Paso County Jail.

If you have any more information regarding this case, you are encouraged to to call the El Paso County Sheriff's Office Investigations Tip Line at 719-520-6666.