Pueblo police searching for person of interest after person is found dead at apartment complex

Scene at The Right Place Apartments in the 1600 block of Belmont Boulevard on Nov. 23, 2022. ...
Scene at The Right Place Apartments in the 1600 block of Belmont Boulevard on Nov. 23, 2022. Photo inset: Stephanie Lopez, who has been named a person of interest.(KKTV/Pueblo Police Department)
Published: Nov. 23, 2022 at 3:51 PM MST|Updated: Nov. 24, 2022 at 1:11 PM MST
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PUEBLO, Colo. (KKTV) - Pueblo police are asking for the public’s help locating a person of interest in an ongoing homicide investigation.

Officers swarmed the Right Place Apartments near Belmont Park early Wednesday afternoon after a woman’s body was found at the complex. Police said Thursday that after responding officers noticed “suspicious circumstances” regarding the scene, homicide detectives were called.

Detectives are now identifying 43-year-old Stephanie Lopez as a person of interest in the case. A photo of Lopez can be viewed at the top of this page. No suspects have been formally named at the time of this writing.

Anyone with information is urged to call the Pueblo Police Department.

HEAVY POLICE PRESENCE There is a heavy police presence in the area of Bonforte Blvd and Liberty Ln. please avoid the area.

Posted by Pueblo Police Department on Wednesday, November 23, 2022