An associate of a man accused of a shooting in Fruitvale last October has been arrested and charged in connection with the murder.
Tasha Nicole Englehart, 21, was taken into custody at 1:30 this morning. Englehart has been linked to Christopher Weiberg, who is accused of shooting Thomas Martinez in the head in a Fruitvale apartment last October. According to an affidavit released by the Mesa County Sheriff's Office, Englehart was at the apartment on Garfield Drive when Martinez was shot. She is linked to the murder by dozens of cell phane text messages to Weiberg. This afternoon Judge Brian Flynn set bond for Englehart at a half million dollars. Warrants have also been issued for Jessica Sage Mills. She is a 20?year?old white female who is 5 feet three inches tall and weighs 120 pounds Affidavits link Mills to the car Weiberg used to go to the apartment to allegedly shoot Martinez.