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Pueblo Police arrest suspect wanted for August attempted murder

Posted at 2:08 PM, Oct 04, 2018
Joshua Howard
Holly Moreno was arrested on a charge of attempted first degree murder for an August 13, 2018 shooting in Pueblo.

PUEBLO – One of the suspects in an August 13th shooting in Pueblo is now behind bars on a charge of attempted first-degree murder.  Howard is being held without bond.

37-year-old Joshua Lee Howard was identified as a suspect in the shooting of Jason Ayala on E. Evans St.  According to police, Ayala was riding a bicycle when he was shot in the back by a passenger in a moving car.

Despite his injuries, Ayala made it into a convenience store to ask for help.  His injuries were not considered life-threatening.

Howard is being held without bond.

Pueblo Police announce the next day they were searching for Howard and alleged accomplice 30-year-old Holly Kristine Moreno.  Officers have not located Moreno who is also wanted for attempted first-degree murder.

Holly Moreno
Holly Moreno is wanted for attempted first degree murder for an August 13, 2018 shooting in Pueblo.