Two people died after an apparent murder-suicide in Pueblo on December 19.
According to a press release from the Pueblo Police Department, officers responded to a residence in the 4500 block of Ridge Drive around 2:30 p.m. on December 19 regarding a suspicious death.
Police located two victims inside the residence who they said appeared to have gunshot wounds. The man and woman were both pronounced dead at the scene.
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Police said the two were mother and son. According to police, evidence gathered during the investigation indicates that the mother killed her son and then her own.
No other background or information was available at the time of publication.
The victims were both adults and will be identified by the Pueblo County Coroner after notifying their next of kin.
If you have any information about the incident, contact Detective Joe Cardona at 240-0130.
The homicide marks the 29th in Pueblo in 2021.
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Luke Lyons is the news director of The Pueblo Chieftain. He can be contacted by e-mail at [email protected]
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