One killed in Pueblo shooting, police investigating city's 19th homicide




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  • 2022-09-27 16:58:20Z
  • By The Pueblo Chieftain
 

A man was shot and killed in the area of West 14th and Baxter streets late Monday afternoon, sparking the 19th homicide investigation of the year for the Pueblo Police Department.

Police responded to a report of a shooting at approximately 3:56 p.m. Monday, according to Pueblo PD spokesperson Captain Dustin Taylor. At the scene, a man was found with at least one gunshot wound. He was transported to a local hospital with life-threatening injuries and later died.

The identity of the victim will be announced by the Pueblo County Coroner after their next of kin has been notified. Police have not yet announced any suspects in the case.

Pueblo PD's investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information about the incident is encouraged to contact Pueblo police dispatch at 719-553-2502 or detective Joe Cardona at 719-240-0130.

To remain anonymous, contact Pueblo Crime Stoppers at 719-542-STOP (719-542-7867) or visit pueblocrimestoppers.com. Information that leads to a felony arrest could qualify its submitting party for a cash reward.

Questions, comments, or story tips? Contact Justin at jreutterma@gannett.com. Follow him on Twitter @jayreutter1.

This article originally appeared on The Pueblo Chieftain: Pueblo police investigating 19th homicide of 2022

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