SWAT helps contact ‘person of interest’ tied to a Pueblo homicide

SWAT graphic.
SWAT graphic.(Pueblo PD)
Published: Sep. 28, 2022 at 11:53 AM MDT|Updated: Sep. 28, 2022 at 12:48 PM MDT
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PUEBLO, Colo. (KKTV) - Pueblo Police asked the public to avoid an area on the north side of the city on Wednesday.

At about 11:30 a.m. police said SWAT was called to an incident taking place along W. 24th Street and West Road. The situation was over before 12:30 p.m.

Police at the scene told 11 News they were looking for a person of interest tied to a homicide investigation, they did not elaborate anymore on the case. Authorities called SWAT in as a precaution because they believed the person of interest may have been armed. Police say the person of interest, who has not been publicly identified, eventually made contact with officers peacefully.

This article may or may not be updated depending on what information police can share publicly. The purpose of this article was to inform the public with the latest information tied to a large law enforcement presence.