Pueblo County Sheriff’s Office now calls suspicious death a suicide

Posted at 3:06 PM, Jun 05, 2018
and last updated 2018-06-05 17:06:36-04

The Pueblo County Sheriff’s Office closed the northbound Pinon rest area Tuesday afternoon after a body was found.

The death was first considered suspicious, but the sheriff’s office tells us the person likely killed themselves and there is no threat to the public.

The rest stop remains closed as authorities clear the scene.