Police arrest suspect in assault

Posted on 11/13/2019 at 11:58 pm
Laurie Ogden

Police arrest suspect in assault

On Wednesday, November 13, at approximately 4:25 a.m., Boulder Police dispatch received a phone call that someone had been stabbed in the 3400 block of Eastman Avenue.  When officers arrived, a man ran to the front door.  He was visibly upset and yelling and was ordered outside. Inside, officers discovered a man who had apparent stab wounds.  He was transported to Boulder Community Health with serious injuries.

A suspect, Matthew Bukatko, age 34, has been arrested for First Degree Assault.

The case number is 19-13447.

Anyone who may have information about this case should call Detective Ross Richart at 303-441-1833. Those who have information but wish to remain anonymous may contact the Northern Colorado Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477). Tips can also be submitted through the Crime Stoppers website at www.crimeshurt.com. Those submitting tips through Crime Stoppers that lead to the arrest and filing of charges on a suspect(s) may be eligible for a cash reward of up to $1,000 from Crime Stoppers.