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Suspect arrested for shooting in Pueblo Friday morning

Pueblo shooting suspect.
Pueblo shooting suspect.(Pueblo Police Department)
Published: Feb. 26, 2021 at 11:07 AM MST
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PUEBLO, Colo. (KKTV) - The Pueblo Police are investigating a shooting that happened Friday morning. It reportedly happened in the 800 block of East Evans in Pueblo and closed down the street between Washington and Fairview.

Police say the call came in around 9:45 a.m. A victim had reportedly been shot by a neighbor during a dispute.

PPD says one man was shot in the chest and taken to the hospital in critical condition but he is expected to survive.

Police say 67-year-old Gilbert Jimenez was arrested at the scene. He was booked into the Pueblo County Detention Center on the charge of Attempted 1st Degree Murder.

If you have any information about this incident, please call Detective Torres at (719) 320-6037. To remain anonymous, contact Pueblo Crime Stoppers @ 542-STOP (542-7867) or www.pueblocrimestoppers.com. If your Crime Stoppers information leads to a felony arrest, you could be eligible for a cash reward.

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