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Posted on: November 28, 2022

Fire Teams Working Large Brush Fire Near Town of Rye

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Pueblo, CO:  Multiple fire agencies responded today to assist Rye Fire in working a large brush fire northeast of the Town of Rye in the area of Old San Isabel Road. One outbuilding was destroyed. No injuries were reported. The cause of the fire ...

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Posted on: November 24, 2022

Large Illegal Marijuana Grow Found in Rural Southwest Pueblo County

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Pueblo, CO:  Pueblo County Sheriff’s Special Investigations and Narcotics Detectives seized more than 950 marijuana plants and approximately 10 pounds of dried marijuana product worth an estimated value of $969,000, and arrested a 57-ye...

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Posted on: November 22, 2022

Arrest Made in Recent String of Thefts

Lynette A. Baca-Maldonado

Pueblo, CO:  The Pueblo County Sheriff’s investigations unit made an arrest Monday in connection with a string of thefts that have occurred during the past 10 days and had spanned from Pueblo West to east Pueblo County. A detective arre...

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Posted on: November 18, 2022

Deputies Arrest Man in Stolen Vehicle; Find He’s Wanted on Felony Warrants

Wesley A. Braden

Pueblo, CO:  Pueblo County Sheriff’s deputies, responding to a report of a stranded motorist on Interstate 25 south of Pueblo early this morning, arrested a Colorado Springs man in a stolen vehicle and wanted on several felony warrants,...

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Posted on: November 16, 2022

Deputies on Routine Patrol Make Three Arrests, Seize Drugs

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Pueblo, CO:  Pueblo County Sheriff’s deputies conducting recent nighttime patrols have made three arrests and seized fentanyl, heroin and methamphetamine during these routine traffic stops. At about 3 a.m. Sunday, November 13, deputies ...

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Posted on: November 10, 2022

Detectives Arrest Man for First-Degree Murder in October Shooting

Max Struck

Pueblo, CO:  Detectives with the Pueblo County Sheriff’s Special Investigation’s Unit arrested a 35-year-old man on a warrant for first-degree murder in connection with the October 21, 2022, shooting death of Patti Magby, 73, ...

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Posted on: October 31, 2022

Deputies Quick Actions Thwarts Possible Armed Robbery in Pueblo West

Matthew Arnette

Pueblo, CO: Quick response by Pueblo County Sheriff’s deputies Sunday afternoon likely thwarted an armed robbery attempt and led to the swift arrest of a 26-year-old man who was already wanted for several outstanding warrants. A deputy said he h...

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Posted on: October 27, 2022

Three Colorado Springs Men Sentenced in 2021 Assault

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Pueblo, CO: Three Colorado Springs men have been sentenced in the brutal 2021 assault of a 24-year-old man who was left on the side of the road in rural north Pueblo County. The victim continues to recover from serious and life-altering injuries he incurr...

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Posted on: October 25, 2022

Noise Alerts Deputy to Inmate Breaking Cell Window

Michael Bundy

Pueblo, CO:  An alert Pueblo County Sheriff’s Detention Deputy acted on his instinct to check into a noise he heard in the Pueblo County Jail early Monday morning and discovered an inmate had made a hole in the window of his cell potent...

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Posted on: October 22, 2022

Deputies Investigating Shooting at Rural Southwest Pueblo County Home

Shooting Investigation

Pueblo, CO: Pueblo County Sheriff’s detectives are investigating a fatal shooting at a home in rural southwest Pueblo County Friday night. Deputies responded to a residence in the 4700 block of Bergemann Road at about 7 p.m. on a report of possi...

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Posted on: October 24, 2022

Deputies Collecting Unwanted Prescription Drugs at Annual Take Back Event

Prescription Drug Take Back (2)

Pueblo, CO:   The Pueblo County Sheriff’s Office will host three locations this Saturday, October 29, for citizens to drop off their expired, unwanted or unused prescription drugs as part of the annual National Drug Take Back event.

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Posted on: October 15, 2022

Deputies Assist in Arresting Two Wanted Fugitives, Recovering Stolen Vehicles

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Pueblo, CO: Pueblo County Sheriff’s deputies partnered with several law enforcement agencies this week in recovering several stolen vehicles and arresting two men wanted on outstanding felony warrants. Local parole officers located two individuals who wer...

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Posted on: October 14, 2022

Pueblo Man Pleads Guilty to Crimes Against Elderly; Sentenced to DOC

Thomas Cosgrove

Pueblo, CO: A 53-year-old man arrested in March for the armed robbery of an elderly Pueblo West woman was sentenced to 10 years in the Colorado Department of Corrections with three years of parole. Thomas Cosgrove pled guilty to aggravated robbery and was...

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Posted on: October 6, 2022

Deputies Investigate Fatal Traffic Accident in Pueblo West

Fatal Accident Investigation

Pueblo, CO: The Pueblo County Sheriff’s Office continues to investigate a Wednesday night traffic accident that claimed the life of a Pueblo West teenager. Deputies responded to the area of Avenida del Oro and W. Camino Pablo Drive in P...

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Posted on: October 6, 2022

Sheriff’s SWAT Team Apprehends, Arrests Two Armed Juvenile Runaways

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Pueblo, CO: Two juvenile runaways armed in possession of handguns were arrested by Pueblo County Sheriff’s SWAT members Wednesday night after they were located in a tent in a field near an Eastern Pueblo County mobile home park.  Sherif...

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Posted on: October 6, 2022

Critical Incident Response Team Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting

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Pueblo, CO: The 10th Judicial District Critical Incident Response Team has been activated to investigate a fatal officer-involved shooting late Wednesday night in Colorado City involving Pueblo County Sheriff’s deputies. Deputies responded to a ...

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Posted on: September 29, 2022

Sheriff’s Detectives Arrest Suspect in Pueblo West Bank Robbery

Dennis Triggs

Pueblo, CO:  Detectives with the Pueblo County Sheriff’s Office Special Investigations Unit arrested a 34-year-old man Thursday in the robbery of the U.S. Bank in Pueblo West. He also was identified as a suspect in a separate r...

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Posted on: September 28, 2022

Detectives Investigating After Human Remains Found in Avondale Field

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Pueblo, CO:  The Pueblo County Sheriff’s Office continues an investigation after human remains were found Sunday morning in a field in the Avondale area of Eastern Pueblo County. Sheriff’s deputies responded at about 11:15 a.m...

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Posted on: September 27, 2022

Man Seriously Injured in RV Fire in Wildhorse Neighborhood

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Pueblo, CO:  A 51-year-old man suffered serious burns after the RV he was living in caught fire late Monday night in the Wildhorse neighborhood, located in the northern part of Pueblo County. The victim was transported to a local hospital and lat...

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Posted on: September 19, 2022

Pueblo West Man Arrested Following Hours Long Standoff with Deputies

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Pueblo, CO:  A 51-year-old Pueblo West man was arrested on several felony charges after an hours-long standoff with Pueblo County Sheriff’s deputies. Erin Kemling was arrested September 8, after Sheriff’s SWAT team members uti...

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Posted on: September 7, 2022

Residents Reminded to Take Steps to Prevent Thefts from Auto

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Pueblo, CO: With a recent increase in reports of thefts from auto, the Pueblo County Sheriff’s Office is reminding residents to take precautions to prevent their vehicles from being a target for thieves. Since August 7, the Sheriff’s O...

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Posted on: September 7, 2022

Barricaded Subject Taken Into Custody After Hours Long Standoff

Garrison Gurule

Pueblo, CO: A 34-year-old man who barricaded himself in a Southside Pueblo apartment was taken into custody without incident following an hours-long standoff Tuesday afternoon. Deputies with the Sheriff’s Office Civil Unit had gone to a fourplex in the 21...

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Posted on: September 6, 2022

Man Sentenced to DOC in JR Country Store Burglaries

Donovan Duran

Pueblo, CO:  A 23-year-old Pueblo man has been sentenced to three years in the Department of Corrections for his role in two burglaries that occurred at the JR’s Country Store in east Pueblo County. Donovan Duran accepted a plea agreeme...

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Posted on: September 1, 2022

Lamar Man Pleads Guilty to Soliciting Child Prostitution

Robert J. Smith

Pueblo, CO:  A 72-year-old Lamar man recently pleaded guilty to soliciting for child prostitution in connection with his June 12, 2021, arrest in Pueblo. Robert James Smith of Lamar was one of seven men arrested June 2021, as part of Operation Pr...

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Posted on: August 12, 2022

Drivers/Parents Reminded to be Cautious at Bus Stops, School Zones

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Pueblo, CO: With summer vacation coming to an end and classes beginning for local children, the Pueblo County Sheriff’s Office reminds drivers to be attentive and follow all traffic laws in and around Pueblo County District 70 schools and bus stops.

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Posted on: August 9, 2022

Sheriff’s Office Investigates Death in Pueblo County Jail

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Pueblo, CO:  The Pueblo County Sheriff’s Office is investigating circumstances surrounding the death today of a 40-year-old woman while she was in custody at the Pueblo County Jail. The inmate was found unresponsive in her assigned cell...

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Posted on: August 7, 2022

Woman Found in Possession of Suspected Fentanyl While Being Booked into Pueblo County Jail

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Pueblo, CO: A keenly aware Pueblo County Sheriff’s detention deputy found more than 300 suspected fentanyl pills on a woman as she was being booked into Pueblo County Jail Saturday night on a traffic warrant. A Sheriff’s Patrol deputy initially contacted ...

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Posted on: August 1, 2022

Residents Urged to Take Steps to Prevent Heavy Equipment Thefts

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Pueblo, CO: With a growing trend in heavy equipment and semi-truck thefts, the Pueblo County Sheriff’s Office is warning residents to take precautions to prevent their equipment from becoming a target for thieves. The rash of thefts locally mirr...

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Posted on: July 28, 2022

Man Arrested After Returning to Scene of Previous Crime

Robert James Martinez

Pueblo, CO: The quick response by Pueblo County Sheriff’s deputies, along with assistance from watchful Pueblo West business owners and residents, led to the arrest Thursday of a 26-year-old man after he returned to a business where he had earlier attempt...

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Posted on: July 27, 2022

Wanted Men Arrested After Eluding Deputies

Jared Berckefeldt

Pueblo, CO:  Pueblo County Sheriff’s Detectives arrested a 25-year-old Pueblo man who was being sought on several warrants including two counts of felony eluding after he twice drove away from deputy’s attempting to stop him, ...

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Posted on: July 21, 2022

Sheriff Taylor Promotes Four Employees

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Pueblo, CO:  Pueblo County Sheriff Kirk M. Taylor recently promoted four employees at the Pueblo County Sheriff’s Office. David Lucero was promoted to Undersheriff while Steve Bryant was named Chief of the Law Enforcement Bureau, David ...

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Posted on: July 6, 2022

Pueblo West Man Arrested for Child Sex Assault

William Plymell

Pueblo, CO:  After several months of investigation, Pueblo County Sheriff’s detectives arrested a 75-year-old Pueblo West man on Tuesday on several felony charges related to sexual assault and sexual exploitation of child.  Wil...

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Posted on: June 29, 2022

UPDATE: Pueblo West Suspicious Death Investigation Now Homicide Investigation

HOMICIDE INVESTIGATION

Pueblo, CO:  The suspicious death investigation of a 13-year-old girl who was body was found in her home in Pueblo West Monday morning is now being investigated as a homicide. Pueblo County Sheriff’s deputies responded to the home in th...

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Posted on: June 29, 2022

Water Main Break Impacting Dormitory, Kitchen at Pueblo County Jail

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Pueblo, CO:  A water main break at the Pueblo County Jail Tuesday afternoon has left the dormitory and kitchen area of the facility temporarily without water service. However, measures have been put in place to provide bathroom facilities and dri...

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Posted on: June 27, 2022

Sheriff’s Office Investigating Death at Pueblo West Home

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Pueblo, CO:  The Pueblo County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a suspicious death after a female was found deceased in a Pueblo West home this morning. Sheriff’s deputies responded at about 10:45 a.m. to the 600 block of E. Clarion Drive on a r...

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Posted on: June 23, 2022

CIRT Investigating Inmate Death at Pueblo County Jail

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Pueblo, CO:  The Pueblo County Sheriff’s Office has enlisted the help of the 10th Judicial District Critical Incident Response Team to assist in investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of a 30-year-old female while she was...

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Posted on: June 13, 2022

Two Men Arrested for Burglary at Pueblo West Storage Facility

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Pueblo, CO: Pueblo County Sheriff’s deputies arrested two men early this morning in the burglary at a Pueblo West storage facility after quickly responding to a call of the crime in progress. Deputies responded to Freedom Self Storage, 469 E. Sp...

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Posted on: June 13, 2022

Sheriff’s Captain Dawn Ballas Among FBI National Academy Graduates

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Pueblo, CO:  Pueblo County Sheriff’s Office Administrative Captain Dawn Ballas is a 20-year veteran of the agency and perhaps best known as a champion of causes.  From Special Olympics to Peer Support, her compassion, civic eng...

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Posted on: June 8, 2022

Nicholas Wayne Tumblin Charged with Homicide in Raymond Ray Death

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HOMICIDE WARRANT SERVED IN 2021 CASE

 Pueblo County Sheriff’s Office announces a Homicide Warrant in the October 2021 Homicide of Raymond “Terry” Ray Jr has been served.

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Posted on: May 31, 2022

Deputies Quickly Arrest Two in Pueblo West Armed Robbery

Ramon Aguirres

Pueblo, CO:  The quick response by Pueblo County Sheriff’s deputies to an armed robbery call in Pueblo West late Monday night, led to the arrest of a man and a woman following a short vehicle pursuit that ended in a prairie on the wests...

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Posted on: May 19, 2022

Woman Arrested for Embezzling Thousands from Former Employer

Lisa Baker

Pueblo, CO:  Pueblo County Sheriff’s detectives arrested a 52-year-old woman today on a felony warrant in connection with the embezzlement of more than $240,000 from a Pueblo West business where she had been employed. Detectives arrested Lisa Bak...

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Posted on: May 11, 2022

Residents Urged to Be Aware of High Fire Danger; Adhere to Restrictions

Fire Danger in Pueblo County

Pueblo, CO:  The Pueblo County Sheriff’s Office reminds residents that the county remains in Stage 1 fire restrictions, which prohibits most types of open burning, the sale and use of fireworks without a permit and restrictions on outdo...

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Posted on: May 3, 2022

Sheriff Taylor Awards Scholarships to Two Local High School Students

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Pueblo, CO:  Pueblo County Sheriff Kirk M. Taylor today awarded the 2022 County Sheriffs of Colorado Scholarship to two local students, Central High School’s Kaitlyn Jesik and Pueblo County High School’s Aaron Krinsky. The Cou...

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Posted on: April 29, 2022

New Process for Sending Mail to Pueblo County Jail Inmates

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Pueblo, CO:  The Pueblo County Sheriff’s Office has implemented a new digital format for how incarcerated individuals receive mail. The format changes the process for those sending personal mail to the Pueblo County Jail. Legal mail and...

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Posted on: April 29, 2022

Nearly 2,000 to Participate in May 4 Emergency Preparedness Exercise

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PUEBLO, CO –The Chemical Stockpile Emergency Preparedness Program (CSEPP) annual exercise will be held Wednesday, May 4, 2022.  The exercise is scheduled to start at approximately 9 a.m. and conclude in the early afternoon. This annual ...

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Posted on: April 26, 2022

UPDATE: Body Found in Southwest Pueblo County Identified

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Pueblo, CO:  The man whose body was found early Sunday morning on Little Burnt Mill Road just south of Starlite Drive has been identified as Fred Joseph Giron, 46, of Pueblo. The Pueblo County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the incident as a s...

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Posted on: April 24, 2022

Sheriff’s Office Investigating After Body Found in Southwest Pueblo County

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Pueblo, CO:  The Pueblo County Sheriff’s Office is investigating after a body was found early this morning on a road in southwest Pueblo County. Deputies responded to the area of Little Burnt Mill Road about a half mile from Starlite Dr...

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Posted on: April 19, 2022

Deputies Collecting Unwanted Prescription Drugs at Annual Take Back Event

Got Drugs

Pueblo, CO:   The Pueblo County Sheriff’s Office will host three locations for citizens to drop off their expired, unwanted or unused prescription drugs on Saturday, April 30 as part of the National Drug Take Back event. Pueblo...

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Posted on: April 19, 2022

Man Arrested on Federal Charges in 2020 Home Explosion in Pueblo West

Jeremiah Bryant

Pueblo, CO:  Pueblo County Sheriff’s Detectives arrested a 41-year-old man Monday afternoon on a federal warrant related to a May 2020 explosion and fire at a Pueblo West home caused by a butane hash operation. Jeremiah Bo Bryant, 41, was arreste...

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Posted on: April 13, 2022

Pueblo County Placed on Stage 1 Fire Restrictions

STAGE IFIRE RESTRICTIONS (3)

Pueblo, CO:  Pueblo County Sheriff Kirk M. Taylor, in consultation with county fire chiefs, is implementing Stage 1 fire restrictions effective immediately for Pueblo County due to the high fire danger that persists in the region. “This...

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Posted on: April 1, 2022

Sheriff's Office Hiring Detention Deputies

Job Opening

Pueblo, Co. - The Pueblo County Sheriff's Office is hiring for the position of detention deputy. Candidates must be at least 21 years of age, have a high school diploma or GED and a valid driver's license. Work involves maintaining the s...

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Posted on: March 29, 2022

Detectives Arrest Man Wanted for Crimes Against Elderly Woman

Thomas Cosgrove

Pueblo, CO:  Pueblo County Sheriff’s detectives arrested a 53-year-old man today on a warrant for several felony charges in connection with the armed robbery of an elderly Pueblo West woman earlier this month. On March 18, deputies responded to t...

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Posted on: March 29, 2022

Deputy’s Quick Response Leads to Arrest of Pueblo West Man

Michael Marquez

Pueblo, CO:  The quick response and keen awareness by a Pueblo County Sheriff’s deputy to a theft from auto call early this morning in Pueblo West led to the arrest of a 24-year-old man, who was later found to have methamphetamine in his possessi...

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Posted on: March 25, 2022

Suspect Arrested Peacefully After Barricading Himself Following Crime Spree

Erik Hannula

Pueblo, CO:  Pueblo County Sheriff’s deputies, with assistance from the Colorado State Patrol, arrested a 40-year-old man peacefully Thursday night after a brief crime spree in which he stole items from a hardware store, menaced two men and then ...

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Posted on: March 24, 2022

Deputies Arrest Sex Assault Suspect; Seek Information on Separate Case

Alvin Lark

Pueblo, CO: A 38-year-old Pueblo West man was arrested Sunday by Pueblo County Sheriff’s deputies on a warrant for sexual assault after an off-duty deputy recognized him at a convenience store. Alvin Lark was arrested on the warrant at ...

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Posted on: March 23, 2022

West Park Man Arrested After Threatening Neighbors with Knife and Gun

Israel Masimer

Pueblo, CO:  Pueblo County Sheriff’s deputies arrested a 37-year-old man for felony menacing Tuesday afternoon after he threatened several neighbors with a knife and a gun in a West Park neighborhood. No one was injured. Deputies respon...

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Posted on: March 21, 2022

Man Arrested After Commanding Dog to Attack Deputies While They Checked His Welfare

Burnest Johnson

Pueblo, CO: A 45-year-old convicted felon who commanded his dog to attack Pueblo County Sheriff’s deputies as they were checking on his welfare early Sunday morning was arrested for assault and felony arson after deputies learned he als...

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Posted on: March 16, 2022

Detectives Conducting Compliance Check Finds Illegal Marijuana Grow in Pueblo West Home

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Pueblo, CO: Pueblo County Sheriff’s Detectives with the Special Investigations and Narcotics unit found an illegal marijuana grow at a Pueblo West home today while conducting marijuana compliance investigations. The grow contained 36 mature plants worth a...

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Posted on: March 15, 2022

Sheriff’s Office Donates Equipment to Ukraine

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Pueblo, CO: The Pueblo County Sheriff’s Office has stepped up to help the people of Ukraine by donating more than 80 ballistic vests that will be used to assist the Ukrainian military in their war with Russia. “These vests have been re...

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Posted on: March 10, 2022

Pueblo West Man Arrested for Theft After Failing to Complete Project

Garland Waldroop

Pueblo, COFollowing an extensive and thorough months-long investigation, Pueblo County Sheriff’s detectives arrested a 55-year-old man today at his Pueblo West home on a warrant for theft and bait advertising. Detectives arrested Garl...

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Posted on: March 9, 2022

Sheriff’s Office Warning of Cash App Thefts Using Borrowed Cell Phones

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Pueblo, CO: The Pueblo County Sheriff’s Office is warning the public of a brazen trend involving an unsuspecting act where an individual borrows a cell phone and then uses it to transfer money out of the victim’s banking or cash apps t...

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Posted on: February 28, 2022

Detectives Find Drugs, Gun After Arresting Felon for Auto Theft

Samuel J. Rivera

Pueblo, CO:  A 36-year-old convicted felon, who was tracked down in a stolen vehicle Monday afternoon as part of special operation by members of a BATTLE (Beating Auto Theft Through Law Enforcement) team, was also found to be in possession of a h...

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Posted on: February 26, 2022

Sheriff’s Deputies Investigating Shooting in Pueblo West

Shooting Investigation

Pueblo, CO:  The Pueblo County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a shooting this morning in Pueblo West that seriously injured a 29-year-old man. A possible suspect has been identified but no arrests have been made. There is no threat t...

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Posted on: February 22, 2022

CIRT Investigating Officer-Involved Shooting in Pueblo West

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Pueblo, CO:  A report of a suspicious person at a Pueblo West middle school today led to a fatal officer-involved shooting after the suspect attempted to disarm a Pueblo County Sheriff’s Deputy. Deputies responded to Liberty Point Inter...

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Posted on: February 19, 2022

Deputies Quick Response Leads to Arrest of Robbery Suspect

Amir Everett

Pueblo, CO: The quick response by Pueblo County Sheriff’s deputies to a robbery call today at the Pueblo West Walmart led to the swift arrest of a 47-year-old man apprehended while attempting to steal a vehicle in the store parking lot. Deputies...

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Posted on: February 15, 2022

Suspect Tied to Two Auto Thefts on St. Charles Mesa Arrested

Brandon Black

Pueblo, CO:  Members of the Pueblo County Sheriff’s Special Investigations Unit, along with local parole officers, arrested a 32-year-old man in connection with the theft of two vehicles last week from a St. Charles Mesa area neighborho...

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Posted on: February 10, 2022

Sheriff Taylor Names New Bureau Chief, Announces Four Other Promotions

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Pueblo, CO: Pueblo County Sheriff Kirk M. Taylor recently named Paul Toth as the new Detention Bureau Chief. Toth had been Captain of Operations in the Detention Bureau. Taylor also announced the promotions of four other employees. David Clements was prom...

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Posted on: February 10, 2022

Man Arrested After Alert Resident Reported Stolen Credit Card Used

Adam C. Montoya

Pueblo, CO:  Pueblo County Sheriff’s deputies arrested a 21-year-old man early this morning at a North Side hotel after learning he had used a recently stolen credit card at the location. At about 2:15 a.m., an alert Pueblo West woman n...

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Posted on: January 29, 2022

Man Arrested in September Fatal Accident

Brandon Anderson-Parrado

Pueblo, CO: A 23-year-old man arrested earlier this month in New Jersey is now in the Pueblo County Jail on a felony warrant in connection with a September 11, 2021, traffic accident that claimed the life of a 20-year-old woman and seriously injured a sec...

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Posted on: January 28, 2022

Two Arrested Following Altercation Outside Dennis Maes Judicial Building

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Pueblo, CO: Two women were arrested after an altercation between family members of a suspect and a victim occurred outside the Dennis Maes Judicial Building following a sentencing hearing Friday afternoon. Pueblo County Sheriff’s deputies arrest...

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Posted on: January 26, 2022

Detectives Arrest Man in Convenience Store Burglaries

Donovan Duran

Pueblo, CO: Pueblo County Sheriff’s detectives arrested a 22-year-old man today in connection with two recent burglaries at the JR’s Country Store in east Pueblo County. Donovan Duran was arrested after detectives located him in a car ...

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Posted on: January 18, 2022

Pueblo County Residents Urged to be Aware of Fire Danger

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Pueblo, CO:  With an abnormally dry winter upon us and an abundance of fire fuels available in dried trees, grasses and shrubs, Pueblo County residents are urged to be aware of the high fire danger that exists in the area. “Conditions in this are...

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Posted on: January 14, 2022

Captain Clements Graduates from Northwestern University Program

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Pueblo, CO: Pueblo County Sheriff’s Captain David Clements recently graduated from the internationally respected Northwestern University Center for Public Safety’s School of Police Staff and Command. Clements, a 30-year veteran of the ...

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Posted on: January 4, 2022

Detectives Arrest Three in August Assault

Noah Hamilton

Pueblo, CO: An ongoing investigation by Pueblo County Sheriff’s detectives into an assault of a 23-year-old man in August 2021 has led to the arrest of three Colorado Springs men in connection with incident.  On August 1, 2021, sheriff’s deputies...

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Posted on: December 29, 2021

Body Found East of Pueblo City Limits Identified

Investigation Update

Pueblo, CO: The body found east of the Pueblo City limits on November 13, 2021, has been identified. Pueblo County Coroner Brian Cotter, working in coordination with a forensic anthropologist and a forensic odontologist, identified the remains as Ronald C...

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Posted on: December 28, 2021

Deputies Partnering with Dick’s Sporting Goods to Provide Sports Balls to Kids

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Pueblo, CO: The Pueblo County Sheriff’s Office is getting on the ball when it comes to creating positive interaction with youth in the community. Through a new initiative, PCSO On the Ball Program, the Sheriff’s Office is part...

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Posted on: December 15, 2021

Wind Causes Disruptions, Damages Throughout Pueblo County

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Pueblo, CO: The strong winds that blew through Pueblo County on Wednesday left a trail of trouble from toppled trees, flying debris, damaged roofs and fences, downed power lines leading to multiple power outages, a few minor structure fires, four small br...

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Posted on: December 12, 2021

Detectives Investigate Stabbing in North Pueblo County

Francisco Estrada

Pueblo, CO: Pueblo County Sheriff’s detectives are investigating a stabbing late Saturday that left one man in critical condition with life-threatening injuries. A 36-year-old man has been arrested in connection with the incident. Deputies respo...

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Posted on: December 2, 2021

Thousands in Stolen Equipment Quickly Recovered, Suspect Identified

Ricardo Gomez

Pueblo, CO: Solid investigative work by Pueblo County Sheriff’s deputies and detectives led to the swift identification of a suspect and the recovery of a stolen truck, trailer and excavator worth more than $160,000 taken in a burglary at a Vine...

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Posted on: December 2, 2021

Suspicious Activity Call Leads to Recovery of Stolen Vehicles, Three Arrests

Doug Gibson

Pueblo, CO: Suspicious activity reported at a residence in Salt Creek Wednesday afternoon led Pueblo County Sheriff’s deputies to the discovery of three stolen vehicles and the arrest of two people in connection with the thefts. A third...

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Posted on: November 23, 2021

Deputies Find Large Illegal Marijuana Grow After Responding to House Fire

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Pueblo, CO:  Pueblo County sheriff’s deputies responding to a structure fire in eastern Pueblo County Monday afternoon uncovered an illegal marijuana grow with an excess of 1,400 plants on the property. The grow had an estimated street value of $...

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Posted on: November 20, 2021

Investigation Continues After Body Found East of Pueblo

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Pueblo, CO: The Pueblo County Sheriff’s Office continues the investigation into the circumstances surrounding the body found November 13 just east of the Pueblo city limits. An autopsy was conducted and Pueblo County Coroner Brian Cotte...

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Posted on: November 15, 2021

Overnight Burglaries Point to Single Suspect

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November 15, 2021: Pueblo County Sheriff’s Office responded to break-ins at two different sporting goods stores in Pueblo County overnight.  Review of surveillance video has tied the two scenes together and added a third to this suspect...

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Posted on: November 14, 2021

Body Found Over Weekend

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November 14, 2021; On the  afternoon of Saturday, November 13th, a man hiking just outside Pueblo  city-limits, near Langdon and State Highway 96 reported seeing what he believed to be a dead body.  Pueblo County Sheriff&rsq...

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