Homicide investigation: Kathy Fortner, 49, identified as woman found dead on Monument


GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (KKCO) - The Mesa County Coroner’s Office has identified the body found at the base of the Colorado National Monument as 49-year-old Kathy Fortner of Grand Junction.

The cause of death is blunt force injuries of the head. The manner of death is homicide.

The Mesa County Sheriff's Office is continuing to investigate the incident.


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