Extreme Case of Domestic Violence Results in Murder

An extreme case of domestic violence resulted in murder this month in Glenwood Springs, east of Rifle, Colorado. 24-year-old Blanca Salas was killed from multiple gunshot wounds. The suspect, 27-year-old Gustavo Olivio-Tellez, is in police custody and is charged with first degree murder.


Kristin Baldwin

Kristin never planned to work in news radio but has thoroughly enjoyed being part of the news team at KVEL. Her love of literature and writing developed in high school which led her to study English Literature and Technical Writing at BYU. She received her BA in English from BYU in 2005 and studied at UVU in Orem for 2 semesters to become a Certified Technical Writer in 2006. Two months after completion she began her dream job of being a stay-at-home mom.  As mother of 2 energetic kids, she began writing from home for the KVEL news team in 2011 and considers it the perfect fit as a full time mom and part time writer.