Minturn man ordered to stand trial for Jan. shooting

By Randy Wyrick

EAGLE — Bruce Plummer was shot once in the chest in the predawn hours of Jan. 11. That we know.Whether Jamie Quintana deliberately shot him or was acting in self-defense is something a jury will decide.Judge Katharine Sullivan ruled that Quintana will stand trial for the shooting.Jim Fahrenholtz, Quintana’s defense attorney, alluded that Quintana shot Plummer in self-defense.“There are a lot of inconsistencies in the stories that will come to light,” Fahrenholtz said during this week’s preliminary hearing.Prosecutor Joe Kirwan said Plummer told Quintana acted deliberately.“Mr. Plummer told Mr. Quintana not to shoot him. He shot him anyway. That constitutes …

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