Leadville murder suspect named

By Randy Wyrick

LEADVILLE — A manhunt is on for a murder suspect in a May 2 Leadville slaying.A warrant for first-degree murder has been issued for Matthew James Haley, 30, in connection with the stabbing death of Jordan Gausman.About 11:30 p.m. Monday, an argument between Haley and Gausman turned physical at the Silver Dollar Saloon where Gausman worked, according to the Colorado Bureau of Investigation.Gausman, 31, had worked in Leadville bars and restaurants for nearly 10 years. Most recently, he was the Silver Dollar Saloon’s kitchen manager and cook, according to the website Leadville Today. Witnesses say a barroom argument started between …

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