Pueblo man arrested after critically wounding woman

Posted at 9:49 AM, Apr 19, 2018
and last updated 2018-04-19 11:49:42-04

A Pueblo man is facing attempted murder charges after shooting a woman in a home Thursday.

Police said 48-year-old Brett Nelson shot the woman identified as 49-year-old Lashawn Johnson.

It is unclear if she is Nelson’s wife or girlfriend. She is now in critical condition.

This all happened at a home on the 1100 block of Egan Avenue.

Nelson was arrested on scene and is charged with attempted first-degree murder, domestic violence and felony menacing.