TELLER COUNTY, Colo. (KKTV) – Colorado Springs Police installed a criminal tape and searched a remote area of Teller County on Friday night. 11 News was on the search site believed to be linked to a missing Colorado Springs woman.
Police announced earlier today that they are looking for Jepsy Kallungi’s remains. 11 News chose not to disclose the exact location of the research site at the request of investigators at the scene. Jepsy was first reported missing in 2019 and her husband, Dane Kallungi, was arrested last month. Dane is suspected of murdering Jepsy. According to the arrest documents, Dane called his ex-wife and admitted to killing Jepsy. The affidavit goes on to say that the ex-wife went to the police and agreed to tape a phone call with Dane, in which he again admitted to killing Jepsy and burying his body somewhere in the county. by Teller.
You can read the arrest documents at the bottom of this article.
“These types of searches typically span several days and we are unable to comment at this time as we are focused on finding answers for the victim’s family,” police wrote in a statement. Friday. “We fully understand the interest of our community in this matter. After the research is concluded, and after the appropriate notifications are made to family members on potential progress, we will provide a prompt media update. “
Dane is being held in El Paso County Jail without bond.
Friends of Jepsy created a GoFundMe account to raise funds for Jepsy’s mother. Click here make a donation.
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