Ogden pleads not guilty in daughter’s slaying | PostIndependent.com
YOUR AD HERE »

Ogden pleads not guilty in daughter’s slaying

Ryan Summerlin
rsummerlin@postindependent.com
Matthew Ogden
Ogden-GPI-051016-3jpg

Matthew Ogden, the Parachute man facing a murder charge in the 2015 death of his month-old daughter, pleaded not guilty Monday.

Ogden was arrested following an incident in June, when his wife, Phyllis “Amy” Wyatt, said she awoke in the night to see him violently shaking their daughter. She told police that he then took their daughter, Sarah Ogden, into the next room, where she heard pounding and thumping noises while he continued yelling.

Wyatt pleaded guilty in December to child abuse resulting in death, and she was sentenced to eight years in the Colorado Department of Corrections.

A jury trial is scheduled to begin Sept. 26, and hearings on pretrial motions are scheduled to begin June 21.


Support Local Journalism

Support Local Journalism

Readers around Glenwood Springs and Garfield County make the Post Independent’s work possible. Your financial contribution supports our efforts to deliver quality, locally relevant journalism.

Now more than ever, your support is critical to help us keep our community informed about the evolving coronavirus pandemic and the impact it is having locally. Every contribution, however large or small, will make a difference.

Each donation will be used exclusively for the development and creation of increased news coverage.

For tax deductible donations, click here.
 

Start a dialogue, stay on topic and be civil.
If you don't follow the rules, your comment may be deleted.

User Legend: iconModerator iconTrusted User