OURAY COUNTY – A former Ouray County sheriff’s deputy is accused of sexually abusing a child over a period of several years at homes in Delta County and Olathe.
Kevin L. Cundiff, 44, faces felony charges of sexual assault on a child and sexual assault on a child by one in a position of trust. He was arrested on Aug. 2 and then released on an $85,000 bond.
According to Ouray County Undersheriff B.B. Burk, Cundiff worked for the Ouray County Sheriff’s Office as a reserve deputy from 2004 through January 2007, left the department of his own volition for a period of time, then returned in December 2007. He was hired as a full-time deputy in March 2008, then resigned in October of that year to seek employment with the Delta County Sheriff’s Office where he worked through 2011.
Most recently, he was employed at the Delta Police Department, but was not working there at the time of his arrest.